Recipe Summary

8 mins
1 hr 22 mins
1 hr 30 mins
4 servings (serving size: 3/4 cup couscous, 1 breast half or 1 thigh and 1 drumstick, about 2/3 cup sauce, 1 1/2 teaspoons honey, and 1 1/2 teaspoons almonds)


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  • Combine first 9 ingredients in a small bowl. Rub chicken with the spice mixture.

  • Heat 1 teaspoon oil in a Dutch oven coated with cooking spray over medium heat. Add chicken; cook 6 minutes, turning to brown on all sides. Remove chicken from pan; keep warm.

  • Heat remaining 1 teaspoon oil in pan. Add onions and garlic; sauté 2 minutes or just until lightly browned. Add 1 1/3 cups broth, scraping bottom of pan to loosen browned bits. Return chicken to pan; bring to a boil. Cover, reduce heat, and simmer 50 minutes. Stir in raisins and carrots; cook, uncovered, 20 minutes or until carrots are tender.

  • Meanwhile, bring remaining broth and 3/4 cup water to a boil in a medium saucepan; gradually stir in couscous. Remove from heat; cover and let stand 5 minutes. Add parsley; fluff with a fork. Serve chicken mixture over couscous. Drizzle honey evenly over chicken mixture, and sprinkle with almonds.


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Nutrition Facts

434 calories; fat 8.5g; saturated fat 1.4g; protein 34.8g; carbohydrates 57.6g; cholesterol 87mg; iron 3.3mg; sodium 976mg; calories from fat 18%; fiber 7g; calcium 84mg.