Varna-Style Braised Chicken (Bulgarian Dish)
79 mins (prep 10, cooking 69)
18 ingredients
6 servings
This is a popular Balkan chicken dish smothered in rich, herby, sherry tomato sauce with mushrooms that we love having at home.(Edited: moved garlic cloves and onions to include under "For the sauce" to coincide with procedure as spotted by KateL. No actual change to recipe has been made.)

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Serving Size (159.45 g)
Servings 6
Amount per Serving
Calories 220.96 Calories from Fat 187.02
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 20.78g 191.84%
Saturated Fat 6.84g 205.12%
Trans Fat 0.32g %
Cholesterol 21.2mg 42.39%
Sodium 268.42mg 67.11%
Total Carbohydrate 7.23g 14.46%
Dietary Fiber 1.67 g 40.14%
Sugars 4.11 g %
Protein 4.28g 51.41%
Vitamin A 384.2IU% Vitamin C 5.55mg%
Calcium 15.68mg% Iron 1.0mg%
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your diet value must be higher or lower depending upon your calorie needs:
  Calories 2,000 2,500
Total Fat Less Than 65g 80g
Sat Fat Less Than 20g 25g
Cholesterol Less Than 300mg 300mg
Sodium Less Than 2,400mg 2,400mg
Total Carb   300g 375g
Dietary Fiber   25g 30g
Potassium   3,500 mg
Protein   50 g
Calories Per Gram
Fat 9•Carbohydrate 4•Protein 4
*Nutrition information was calculated excluding the following ingredients:
chicken pieces, dried thyme, medium onions, dry sherry, dried basil, large