A wonderful special occasion dish. Best served when a loving
family surrounds the dinner table. A real treat.
Dried Moghrabieh, 1/2 bag (Buy from a Middle Eastern store)
chicken, 1 whole, with skin, cut up,washed, (can use any combination
onions, 10 whole, small
onion, 1 cup, finely chopped
butter, 3/4 cup, separated
cinnamon, 2 teaspoon
black pepper, 1 teaspoon
white pepper, 1 teaspoon
salt, 1 teaspoon
chic peas, 20 ounce can (drained)
In a very large skillet brown the onions in the butter over
medium heat. Use a slotted spoon to remove the onions from the skillet
and set aside. In the same skillet add the chopped onion and chicken
pieces, sauté until onion is tender and the chicken is golden.
Add pepper, white pepper, cinnamon and salt, sauté a few
minutes more.Cover the chicken with water and simmer until done,
chicken should fall easily off of the bone, using tongs remove chicken
from the skillet.Carefully remove the chicken from the bone, set
aside and cover to keep warm. Add chic peas and whole onions to
the broth in the skillet and simmer. Meanwhile, in a separate large
sauce pan melt 1/4 cup of butter and fry Moghrabieh in the butter
until it begins to take on color. Remove the whole onions from the
chicken stock(reserve and keep warm). Pour the stock over the Moghrabieh,
cook on medium low heat until done, adding water as needed approximately
Best way to eat: Arrange Moghrabieh in an oblong serving dish.
Arrange the chicken pieces on top .Surround with small whole onions.
Note: You can buy the dried Moghrabieh ingredient from a Middle
Eastern store. Dried Moghrabieh looks almost like Bulgur (Burghul)
wheat, except the pellets are bigger.
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