Chicken Tagine

 

INGREDIENTS:

  • 3 - 4 lb chicken, cut into pieces
  • 2 cups organic chicken stock (low salt)
  • 1 can chickpeas (drained and rinsed)
  • 1 cup sweet onion, sliced thin
  • 1 pinch Spice Horizon saffron threads
  • 12 dried apricots
  • ½ tsp Spice Horizon ground cumin
  • ¼ tsp Spice Horizon ground cardamom
  • ¼ tsp Spice Horizon ground turmeric
  • 2 Tbsp Spice Horizon Tunisian olive oil
  • 2 sticks Ceylon cinnamon
  • 1 Tbsp garlic, minced
  • 2 bay leaves
  • ¼ tsp Spice Horizon ground cloves
  • ¼ tsp Spice Horizon ground coriander
  • ¼ tsp Spice Horizon Himalayan fine sea salt
  • ½ cup golden raisins
  • 1 Tbsp organic lemon zest
  • 2 Tbsp organic lemon juice
  • 3 Tbsp hot water
  • ¼ cup toasted almond slivers
  • ¼ cup black olives, whole (optional)
  • ¼ cup fresh mint, chopped
  • ½ tsp Spice Horizon black peppercorns, ground
  • 1 Tbsp Spice Horizon Mediterranean Sea salt
  • 1 Tbsp warm water
  • 1 cup cooked plain pearl couscous

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