Braised Chicken with White Beans and Green Cabbage

Braised Chicken with White Beans and Green Cabbage
  • 4 servings
  • 0:10 Preparation
  • 0:30 Cooking
  • 0:40 Total Time

Ingredients

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  • 4

    chicken thighs, skinless

  • Salt and pepper to taste

  • 1/2 tsp.
    (2 mL)

    dried thyme

  • 22 ml

    Margarine

  • 1

    medium onion, chopped

  • 3

    garlic cloves, chopped

  • 3/4 cup
    (190 mL)

    dry white wine

  • 1/2 cups
    (125 mL)

    chicken broth

  • 14 oz
    (398 mL)

    white beans, drained and rinsed

  • 1

    bunch kale, coarsely chopped

  • 2 Tbsp.
    (30 mL)

    chopped fresh sage

Preparation

Season chicken with salt, pepper and thyme.

In a large skillet, melt 1 Tbsp. (15 mL) margarine over medium-high heat and cook chicken, turning occasionally, until golden.

Remove chicken from skillet, set aside and keep warm.

Add remaining margarine to the skillet along with onion and garlic and sauté over medium heat until softened, about 3 minutes.

Add wine, broth and sage and bring to a boil. Reduce heat and return chicken to skillet.

Cover and simmer 15 minutes.

Add beans and simmer uncovered for 5 minutes, stirring occasionally.

Meanwhile, place kale and a few tablespoons of water in a large saucepan. Cook over medium-high heat, stirring frequently until tender. Season with salt and pepper.

Squeeze out excess liquid with the back of a spoon.

Divide kale evenly onto 4 plates; top each with one piece of chicken and one-fourth of beans and sauce mixture.

Garnish with a sprig of sage.

Source: Knorr

Wine and meal pairing

Fruity and light

Fruity and light
These light wines are characterised by their simple fruity aromas, the sensation of freshness they leave, and their unassuming structure. They must be consumed young.
Product categories: red wine, rosé wine.

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