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Skillet Chicken With Gin Candied Orange

How to make chicken with gin-candied orange in a skillet.

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Skillet Chicken With Gin Candied Orange

How to make chicken with gin-candied orange in a skillet.

Ingredients

  • 1 large orange
  • 1 vanilla bean
  • 1/2 cup sugar
  • 2 ounces gin
  • 1 cup water

Steps

  1. Slice the kumquats super thin and put into a pot add everything else and bring to a boil.
  2. Drop heat and let simmer for 15 minutes.
  3. Top chicken, enjoy.

Ingredients

  • 3 pounds bone in chicken thighs
  • 1/4 pounds thyme fresh
  • 1/4 pounds marjoram fresh
  • 8 garlic cloves
  • Oil for searing thighs
  • Butter for finishing thighs

Steps

  1. Heat a cast iron skillet to high heat and season chicken thighs with salt and pepper.
  2. Place the thighs skin-side down into the pan to sear, add herbs, stir, flip thighs, add garlic, add butter, and baste the chicken throughout then flip, continue to cook the chicken until cooked all the way through.