Curried Chicken with Oranges and Olives

  • Yield 4 servings


3 pounds chicken leg quarters (about 4)
1 teaspoon curry powder
1 teaspoon coarse salt
3 -- tangerines or oranges
26 -- pitted green olives
1/2 cup pitted prunes, cut in half
1/2 cup fresh tangerine juice
1/3 cup honey


  1. Rub chicken with curry powder and salt. Place in a roasting pan. Chop 2 tangerines into eighths. Sprinkle tangerine, olives and prunes around chicken. Bake 30 minutes. Combine the juice of remaining tangerine (about 1/2 cup) with honey. Pour over chicken. Bake 15 more minutes. Serves 4. Serve with couscous to sop up the juices.