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Credit: J. Kevin Walker, CMC, director of food, service and clubhouse operations, Grandfather Golf & Country Club, Linville, North Carolina
Sizzle, Winter 2014


4 chicken legs
2 oz. mirepoix
2 T. tomato paste
1 cup red wine
2 cups chicken stock
1 bouquet garni sachet
Standard breading station


1. In saucepan, season and sear chicken legs; remove.
2. Add mirepoix to saucepan; brown. Add tomato paste and pincé. Deglaze with red wine; reduce sec. Add chicken stock; bring to a simmer. Add seared legs; cover. Place in oven; braise until tender.
3. Remove legs from pot; pick meat. Strain braising liquid. Place in saucepan; reduce to consistency. Combine braised meat and half the braising liquid; chill.
4. Scoop chilled braised meat, mold into balls; freeze. Once frozen, bread the balls; fry.
5. Place croquettes in oven to heat through; reserve for service.


8 servings


Poultry, Side, Sizzle

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