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Need recipe for chicken pieces - something I can freeze.

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Aimee Apr 15, 2007 01:27 PM

38 weeks pregnant and starting to cook! I have a big package of chicken pieces and I'm not sure what I want to do with them. I prefer something stewish with a sauce because I think that freezes the best and I always lean towards something ethnic - Indian, Morrocan, Malaysian. Any thoughts?

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    another_adam Apr 15, 2007 01:45 PM

    Cashew chicken curry on epicurious is easy and tasty, and since the chicken isn't all that crispy in it anyway, would probably freeze well.

    Also on epicurious, the chicken tagine w/apricots and almonds is nice (I find it a bit oily if using skin-on chicken pieces such as thighs-- when it's done, you can remove the chicken to a plate and let the sauce cool in the fridge so you can remove some of the excess fat-- which can itself be frozen to stir-fry green beans or other veggies, since it has some nice spice flavor :) )

    There are some recent threads on chicken adobo, that's ultra-easy and could also freeze OK (though you won't get it to be crispy when you reheat it, necessarily--but some people prefer a more saucy adobo anyway)

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