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Chicken with Okra cooked in Tomato Sauce

October 25, 2019
Photo by Aikaterini Katapodi
Author Notes

This is a recipe of chicken, one of the most frequent and good foods in Greece, here it is:
-INGREDIENTS
-One chicken
-one bag Okra from Super Market
-One onion
-One tin of smashed tomatoes
-Salt, pepper, olive oil
-Garlic
-Sugar
-Red wine (optional)
PREPARATION :
-We wash chicken well, by removing all useless crust, or flesh
-We put chicken in a big casserole on stove at round 170C, with one onion cut in small pieces and five fullspoon olive oil, along with some salt and pepper.
-Then as soon as the mix starts getting brown,we add sauce of tomatoes, one tin from Super Market, and we mix,by adding some more salt, pepper, and may be up to two spoonful olive oil.
We mix well, and when chicken is close to be done, we add okra, a bag from Super Market. We mix well, by also adding one small cup red wine, (optional).
Then we leave mix get well done and toward end we add one small spponful sugar, by mixjng further, and optionally we put stove to 200C, we may also add some garlic cut to pinches.
We watch mix till it's completely done,then we turn off stove.
We serve with wine, food is ready!
Good appetite, this food is mainly a summer food, but we can also cook in other seasons of year, since we buy almost everything from Super Market. —Aikaterini Katapodi

  • Prep time 40 minutes
  • Cook time 1 hour 15 minutes
  • Serves 4
Ingredients
  • 1 piece chicken
  • 1 packet Tomato sauce in tin
  • 1 packet Okra from Super Market
  • 1/2 cup red wine
  • 1 teaspoon Salt and pepper
  • 1 pint garlic
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