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cherry orange chicken

Ingredients For cherry orange chicken

  • 6 lb
    chicken, cut up
  • 4 Tbsp
    butter, melted
  • 1 c
    brown sugar
  • 1/2 tsp
    orange peel, grated
  • 1/4 tsp
    ground ginger
  • 1/2 c
    orange juice
  • 1 lb
    dark sweet cherries

How To Make cherry orange chicken

  • 1
    Place the cut up chicken in a large baking pan. Pour the melted butter over the chicken.
  • 2
    Combine the brown sugar, orange peel, ginger, and orange juice, blending well, and pour over the chicken.
  • 3
    Bake in a preheated 350 degree oven for 45 minutes.
  • 4
    Remove and add the cherries, then return to the oven and bake an additional 30 minutes, or until the chicken is golden brown and tender.

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