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Chicken Youvetsi Recipe

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This recipe for Chicken Youvetsi, by , is from Yiayia Maria's Greek Recipes , one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We'll help you start your own personal cookbook! It's easy and fun. Click here to start your own cookbook!

Maria Anagnostou


1 onion, chopped
2 garlic cloves, minced
Chicken pieces
1 can tomato sauce ( smallest)
1 bay leaf
1 cinnamon stick
box orzo

Parmesan cheese for top

1. In a sauce pan, cook orzo for about 5 min and drain

2. In another saute pan, saute onion, garlic
Add chicken and brown
Add tomato sauce, bay leaf, cinnamon stick, salt and paper
Cook chicken x 20 min

3. In a large sprayed baking dish, mix chicken with orzo

4. Place in oven and cook until orzo fully cooked ~ 20-30 min

5. Sprinkle with Parmesan cheese




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