Fire and Desire (Cinnamon Rum Blackberry Chicken) Episode 3
INGREDIENTS: 1 pkg Applegate chicken strips 2½ cups blackberries 4 tbsp honey 3 tbsp chili powder ¼ cup cinnamon rum 2 cups hot sauce ¼ cup brown sugar 1 pinch ground black pepper ¼ cup melted butter 1 scallion Zest from orange.
STEPS: Heat the Applegate grilled chicken strips in a non-stick skillet on medium until heated through (4-5 min). or deep fry in 2 cups of cooking oil (8-10 min). Chop scallion greens and set them aside. Puree berries, Cinnamon Rum, honey, spices, hot sauce, brown sugar, and pepper until smooth. Blend the berry puree with melted butter. Place in a small pot and cook for 10 minutes on low heat. Set aside. Toss the cooked chicken in the berry puree until coated and then drain the excess juices. Sprinkle orange zest and scallions on top. #Thanksgiving? #JamesBeardHouse? #blessed? #Applegate? #Appetizer? #FireandDesire.