How to make Coq Au Vin -

A tasty and delicious chicken recipe.

Sanjeev Kapoor

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Main Ingredients : Chicken (चिकन), Grapes (अंगूर)

Cuisine : French

Course : Main Course Chicken

Coq Au Vin

Coq Au Vin Recipe Card


Hindi: murgh
Be a kid or a teenage or an adult or an oldie, chicken lovers trend all over the world at all times! One meat that is a favourite of all beyond belief! When cooked, it can be presented in many guises. Sauté it, fry it, toss it, bake it, steam it – eat it the way you want to. Whatever its form may be upon being cooked, its flavour may change but its flesh remains high in protein, low in fat and can be digested easily.

Prep Time : 16-20 minutes

Cook time : 26-30 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Moderate

Taste : Mild

Ingredients for Coq Au Vin Recipe

  • Chicken cut into 8 pieces on the bone 800 grams

  • Grapes

  • Butter 1 tablespoon

  • Shallots peeled 15

  • Garlic crushed 5 cloves

  • Fresh thyme 1 spring

  • Mushrooms 1 cup

  • Grape juice 4 cups

  • Chicken stock 1 cup

  • Balsamic vinegar 2 tablespoons

  • Salt to taste

  • Black pepper powder to taste

  • Fresh parsley chopped 2 tablespoons


Step 1

Melt butter in a pan.

Step 2

Add shallots, garlic and thyme and sauté for a minute.

Step 3

Add mushrooms and reduce the heat.

Step 4

Add grape juice, chicken stock and balsamic vinegar and stir.

Step 5

Add salt and pepper powder and mix well.

Step 6

Add the chicken pieces, and bring the sauce to boil on high heat.

Step 7

Reduce heat and cook for around twenty minutes or till the chicken is cooked.

Step 8

Serve hot garnished with parsley.

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