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NYNM

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  • Location: New York, NY/Santa Fe, NM
Chicken Under A Brick Tue, 07/15/08 10:05 AM (permalink)
I just had some delicious chicken "under a brick" at a Mediterrenean restaurant in Santa Fe. It was heavily marinated and had a thin, almost a brownish sauce - paired with a red wine.

They said it was a Tuscan recipe, but admitted that hey "cheated" by using a terra cotta slab rather than a real brick.

Has anyone else had this dish? Brick of slab?
 
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    susanll

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    • Location: bartlett, TN
    RE: Chicken Under A Brick Tue, 07/15/08 10:10 AM (permalink)
    I make it at home on the grill but I use a cast iron skillet.
     
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      WarToad

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      RE: Chicken Under A Brick Tue, 07/15/08 10:19 AM (permalink)
      I've had it in both a French and Itallian restaurants. The "pressed" technique can give an excellent crust.
       
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        ctfrasier

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        RE: Chicken Under A Brick Sat, 07/19/08 12:05 PM (permalink)
        I've not tried it, but there's a recipe in a Weber grilling cookbook I bought a few years back. I think it was in The Big Book of Grilling.
         
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