Chicken Stuffed With Chicken Livers, Cream Cheese And Herbs Recipe

Summary

CourseMethod
Main Ingredient

Ingredients

 Butter3 Ounce, softened (75 Gram)
 Onion1 Large, finely chopped
 Chicken/Capon5 Pound (2.5 Kilogram)
 Chicken livers4 , finely chopped
 Thyme2 Teaspoon, freshly chopped
 Marjoram2 Teaspoon, freshly chopped
 Chervil2 Teaspoon, freshly chopped
 Parsley1 Tablespoon, freshly chopped
 Cream cheese4 Ounce (125 Gram)
 Fine dry breadcrumbs2 Ounce (50 Gram)
 Salt To Taste
 Black pepper To Taste
For sauce
 Dry white wine5 Fluid Ounce (150 Milliliter)
 Chicken stock5 Fluid Ounce (150 Milliliter)
 Single cream5 Fluid Ounce (150 Milliliter)

Directions

Melt 25 g/1 oz of the butter in a frying pan.
Add the onion and fry until it is soft but not brown.
Add the chicken livers, thyme, marjoram, chervil and parsley.
Fry for a further 3 minutes, stirring frequently.
Remove from the heat and allow to cool slightly, then stir in the cream cheese, breadcrumbs and salt and pepper to taste.
Stuff the chicken with the cream cheese mixture and truss.
Place the chicken in a roasting tin and rub with salt and pepper.
Spread with the remaining butter.
Roast in a medium oven (190° C/375° F or Gas Mark 5) for 1 1/2 hours.
Mix together the wine, stock and cream and pour into the tin around the chicken 30 minutes before the end of the cooking time.
Transfer the chicken to a warmed serving dish and untruss.
Skim any fat from the surface of the cooking liquid, adjust the seasoning and pour into a sauce-boat.
Serve this sauce with the chicken.

Comments

Anonymous

Anonymous says :

I use this receipe with turkey.
Posted on: 5 February 2012 - 1:05pm
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