Savory Skillet Chicken Delight

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Indulge your taste buds with a culinary masterpiece — our Savory Skillet Chicken Delight. This delectable dish boasts a creamy texture, harmoniously blending fresh vegetables with a heavenly flaky crust. Get ready to embark on a journey of flavors that will leave your senses in awe.

Ingredients:

For the Irresistible Dough:

  • 1 2/3 cups unbleached all-purpose flour, plus extra for the work surface
  • 3/4 teaspoon table salt
  • 10 tablespoons unsalted butter, cold, cut into 1/2-inch pieces and frozen for 10 minutes
  • 2 tablespoons sour cream
  • 4 – 6 tablespoons ice water

For the Chicken and Veggie Harmony:

  • 1 teaspoon vegetable oil
  • 1 whole chicken, approximately 4 1/2 pounds, expertly cut into 4 pieces
  • 24 frozen pearl onions, thawed and drained
  • 1 medium onion, cut into 1/2-inch pieces
  • 4 medium carrots, sliced into 1/2-inch pieces
  • 3 medium ribs celery, diced into 1/2-inch pieces
  • Salt and ground black pepper to taste

For the Luxurious Sauce:

  • 4 1/4 cups low-sodium chicken broth
  • 4 tablespoons unsalted butter
  • 1/2 cup unbleached all-purpose flour
  • 3/4 cup heavy cream
  • 3/4 cup frozen peas, kept unthawed
  • 2 teaspoons fresh lemon juice
  • 1 teaspoon minced fresh parsley leaves
  • 1 teaspoon minced fresh thyme leaves

Instructions:

Creating the Perfect Dough: Begin with the heart of our dish. In a food processor, blend flour and salt until perfectly combined. Add cold, buttery pieces and pulse until they resemble large peas. A mixture of sour cream and ice water brings it all together, resulting in a dough that’s both tender and flaky. After a brief chill, it’s ready to elevate your culinary creation.

Roasting the Chicken and Vegetables: Kickstart the savory symphony by browning chicken pieces in a sizzling skillet. Once golden, transfer them to heavenly heights in the oven. In the same skillet, dance pearl onions until browned, then add a medley of veggies. Return the chicken to the spotlight for a succulent roast, delivering a melody of flavors that will leave you yearning for more.

Perfecting the Dough: Our delectable crust deserves a moment of its own. Roll out the dough to perfection on a floured parchment sheet, creating a 14-inch circle. With artistic finesse, fold and crimp to form a heavenly 12-inch round with a fluted edge. Adorn with oval vents and intricate cutouts, turning your dish into a visual masterpiece.

Conclusion:

Savor the culmination of flavors in every bite of our Savory Skillet Chicken Delight. From the meticulously crafted dough to the succulent roast, this dish transcends the ordinary, making every meal a delightful journey into the extraordinary. Elevate your dining experience and treat yourself to the extraordinary fusion of textures and tastes that define this culinary masterpiece.

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