James Beard's Chicken Kiev Recipe

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James Beard's Chicken Kiev

Vicki Butts (lazyme)

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@lazyme5909

This recipe has been a family favorite for many years. When the kids were still at home we let them pick dinner for their birthdays.......and we usually had this Russian dish at least 5 times a year. lol.


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Serves:

4

Prep:

15 Min

Cook:

20 Min

Method:

Stove Top

Ingredients

1/2 c
butter
1
garlic clove
2 tsp
chives
2 tsp
parsley
1/2 tsp
salt
1/4 tsp
rosemary
1/8 tsp
pepper
1
egg, beaten
1 Tbsp
water
4
boneless, skinless, chicen breasts
1 c
vegetable oil
1/4 c
flour

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Combine butter, garlic, chives, parsley, salt, rosemary, and pepper. Blend well. Roll into a 3/4-inch diameter log in waxed paper. Freeze until very hard.
2
Blend egg and water. Pound each breast to 1/4-inch thick. Cut butter into 4 pieces. Place a piece of the butter in the chicken. Roll the chicken around the butter and skewer with toothpicks to keep closed.
3
Dip chicken in flour, egg mixture and then in flour.
4
Fry about 15 minutes in the hot vegetable oil. Turn occasionally. Drain on paper towels.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Chicken
Main Ingredient: Chicken
Regional Style: Eastern European