Garlic Chicken with Potatoes
“People like the sweet garlic flavor of this dish,” writes Joni Palmer of Walla Walla, Washington. “I like being able to cook the entire meal in one pan!” Moist and flavorful, this chicken and potato medley will hit the spot!
Total TimePrep: 15 min. Cook: 50 min.
- 6 small red potatoes
- 2 chicken leg quarters
- 1 tablespoon canola oil
- 1 cup chicken broth
- 12 garlic cloves, minced
- 1/2 teaspoon minced fresh rosemary or 1/4 teaspoon dried rosemary, crushed
- 1/4 teaspoon minced fresh thyme or dash dried thyme
- Remove a thin strip of peel around the center of each potato; set aside.
- With a sharp knife, cut leg quarters at the joints if desired. In a large skillet, brown chicken in oil on both sides. Add the potatoes, broth, garlic, rosemary and thyme. Bring to a boil. Reduce heat to low; cook, covered, until a thermometer inserted in chicken reads 175°, 40-45 minutes.
Nutrition Facts1 each: 494 calories, 24g fat (5g saturated fat), 105mg cholesterol, 390mg sodium, 34g carbohydrate (2g sugars, 3g fiber), 36g protein.
Originally published as Sweet Garlic Chicken and Potatoes in Cooking for 2 Winter 2009