Chicken in Horseradish and Chervil Sauce
You can never have too many main course recipes, so give Chicken in Horseradish and Chervil Sauce a try. This recipe covers 42% of your daily requirements of vitamins and minerals. This recipe serves 4. One serving contains 815 calories, 41g of protein, and 45g of fat. 1 person found this recipe to be flavorful and satisfying. From preparation to the plate, this recipe takes approximately 45 minutes. If you have flour, chervil, coarse salt, and a few other ingredients on hand, you can make it.
Put the chicken in a large casserole with the onion, carrot, bay leaves, peppercorns, and salt.
Add enough water to cover the chicken, then bring to a boil and simmer for 1 hour, or until the meat is white. Carefully lift the chicken from the broth and let cool. Strain the broth and save 2 1/2 cups for the sauce.
Make the sauce. Melt the butter in a large pan.
Add the sliced artichokes and fennel and cook for 2 minutes.
Sprinkle the flour over the vegetables and stir until the flour and butter have combined.
Pour in half the reserved chicken broth and stir until smooth.
Add the remaining chicken broth and the horseradish and bring to a boil.
Add the cream and salt and pepper and return the sauce to a boil, then decrease the heat to a simmer.
Remove the skin and bones from the chicken. Break the meat into medium-size pieces. Stir the chicken and chervil into the sauce and let it simmer for a couple of minutes, or until the chicken is heated through. Season with salt and pepper and serve with boiled potatoes.
From The Scandinavian Cookbook by Trina Hahnemann. Text copyright © 2008 by Trina Hahnemann; photography © 2008 by Lars Ranek. This edition published in 2009 by Andrews McMeel Publishing, LLC.