Fruited Chicken


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Chicken pieces marinated in a pineapple sauce, then slowly roasted to a golden brown. –Shoreham Inn, Shoreham, Vermont


3 chickens (2-1/2-pound fryers), cut into eighths
1/2 large onion, finely chopped
20 ounces crushed pineapple
1-1/2 tablespoons vinegar
Granulated garlic and pepper to taste


Cut, skin, and wash chickens. Place on bed of chopped onion in a large roasting pan. Mix crushed pineapple, vinegar, garlic, and pepper, and pour over chicken. Marinate for at least 3 hours. Roast in a 300 degrees F oven for about 1-½ hours, turning pieces every 30 minutes. Cook to a golden brown.

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Serves 8

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