Apricot Chicken Thighs
Add a new fruity taste to dinner with this scrumptious dish that gets its amazing flavor from apricot nectar and dry sherry.
soy sauce, tamari
chicken thighs, boneless, skinless
skinned, about 6
Combine all but chicken and dried apricots. Mix well, set aside.
Trim excess fat from chicken. Rinse chicken with cold water, pat dry. Place chicken in a 12x8x2 inch baking dish. Pour reserved apricot nectar mixture over chicken. Cover and bake at 350℉ for 45 minutes. Uncover, and place aproicot halves in apricot nectar mixture. Continue baking, uncovered, 15 minutes or until chicken is tender.
Remove chicken to a warmed serving platter, discarding apricot nectar mixture. Garnish each thigh with 2 apricot halves. Serve immediately.
PER SERVING: 192 calories, 18 g protein, 7.7 g fat, 8½ g carbohydrates, 65 g cholesterol, 1.3 mg iron, 290 mg sodium, 16 mg calcium.