Pollo en pepitoria (Pepitoria Chicken)

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1 chicken (chopped)
2 onions
1 carrot
1 green pepper
1 glass of white wine
2 cloves of garlic
8 almonds
3 slices of bread
olive oil & salt
black pepper
1 bay leaf
few strands of saffron
1 – 2 boiled eggs

Add salt and pepper to the chicken pieces and lightly fry in a saucepan with olive oil.

Chop the onions, garlic, carrot and green pepper, put them to fry over low heat in a saucepan with some olive oil and season. When they start to turn brown add the golden chicken, bay leaf, saffron strands, 1 glass of water and wine. Close the pan and cook for 50-60 minutes in low-medium heat.


Fry the almonds in a frying pan with a little bit of olive oil. Do the same with the bread slices. Grind both ingredients in a mortar or mixer. Add the mixture to the pan, and let cook for 5 min. 

Once the chicken is served on the plate, add the chopped egg on top to garnish the dish.

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