Recipe detail

Poultry Coq au vin

21.7. 2021

Author: Jaroslav Mikoška

Company: Retigo

Food category: Poultry

Cuisine: French

Program steps

  • Preheating:
  • 135 °C

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Hot air
100 %
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time icon 02:00 hh:mm
probe icon 120 °C
ventilator icon 100 %
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Ingredients - number of portions - 8

Name Value Unit
Bordeaux wine 2.5 l
red onions, chopped in thick chunks 2 pcs
carrots, sliced 2 pcs
celery ribs, chopped 2 pcs
cloves 6 pcs
whole black peppercorns 20 pcs
bouguet garni 1 pcs
whole chickens, gutted 2 pcs
salt 5 g
evoo 30 ml
butter 60 g
flour 30 g
bacon, diced 200 g
button mushrooms, stem removed 500 g
pearl onions, peeled 24 pcs
sugar 10 g


1. Marinate the chicken for 12 hours in 2l wine (reserve 500ml for later), red onion, carrot, celery, cloves, peppercorns and bouquet garni 2. Remove the chicken and pat dry – inside and out 3. Strain the marinade and reserve both liquid and solid contents separately. Pick out the cloves and the bouquet garni, reserving the latter 4. Season and sear the birds in evoo over medium heat in a Dutch oven until they gain a nice golden colour 5. In the same Dutch oven, soften the vegetables over medium heat and sprinkle over the flour after a few minutes. Keep stirring until the flour starts gaining a golden hue 6. Crank up the heat and pour in the marinade liquid. Allow to boil for a couple of minutes and remove from heat 7. Set the oven at 120°C on dry heat 8. Transfer the Dutch oven into the oven and cook for 2 hours or until the chicken is tender 9. Meanwhile, sauté the bacon in butter and set aside 10. In the same pan with residual fat, sauté the mushrooms and set aside 11. Always in the same pan, sauté the pearl onions, adding the sugar and some salt as you go along. Deglaze with a bit of water, lower the heat, simmer and reduce to a sauce 12. Reduce the remaining red wine to half 13. Remove the chicken from the liquid, portion and hold, using Cook and Hold function 14. Strain the liquid from the Dutch oven and add to the reduced wine and keep reducing until you’re happy with the texture 15. Add the mushrooms, onion and bacon to the sauce, correct seasoning and pour over the chicken before serving

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