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*You need a little to cut the sharpness of the cranberries, but can make this less sweet than if you used cranberry sauce. I don't add much sugar. The orange juice adds a little sweetening. Add a little, then taste. If it needs more when it is done, you can add it then.
Saute the onions and chicken in a little olive oil. When the chicken is nicely browned, add the remaining ingredients. Turn chicken so that it is breast side down. Bring to a boil, then reduce to a nice simmer and cover. Stir often. Cook until the chicken is done and the sauce thickened a little. This is very good served over rice.
By Copasetic 1 from North Royalton, OH
Put chicken in a 9x13 inch dish. Mix the rest of the ingredients and pour on top of chicken. Refrigerate uncovered overnight. Bake 350 degrees F for 45 minutes. Serve with rice
By Jane from Sherwood, OR
Great for holiday potlucks.
Mix all three ingredients well and pour over chicken thighs. Bake in 350 degree F oven, covered, until done. Uncover last 15 minutes.
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Approx 90 Minutes Cooking Time
By Beverly from Carlsbad, CA
Mix together the cranberry sauce, soup mix, and Russian dressing. Pour over chicken breasts and marinate overnight in the refrigerator. Bake in 350 degree F oven for 1 hour. Serves 10.
By Robin from Washington, IA
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Fast, easy, and delicious!
Trim chicken and pound to 1/2 inch thickness. Spray a 9x13 inch pan with non-stick spray; lay chicken in pan. Mix the other three ingredients and pour over the top of the chicken. Bake at 350 degrees F for 30 to 45 minutes (until chicken is cooked). Really tasty and so easy! Enjoy!
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30-45 Minutes Cooking Time
Source: my former sister-in-law
By Bzladi from Storm Lake, IA
Place onion slices and cranberries in the bottom of your crockpot. Arrange chicken on top. In a small bowl mix together the catsup, Sucanat, dry mustard and vinegar. Pour this over the chicken. Cover and cook on low setting 6 to 7 hours or until the chicken is tender.
To serve, lift the chicken out and set on serving platter (you can cover it and keep it warm in your oven on a warm setting) and mix 1 1/2 Tbsp. cornstarch with 2 Tbsp. cold water. Turn the crock pot to HIGH and add mixture. Cover and cook this for about 15 minutes more or until the sauce thickens. Season to taste with salt and pour this over the chicken. This tastes good with brown rice pilaf and a spinach salad.
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