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Recipe Name: Auld Reekie Cock-a-leekie Submitted by: Administrator
Source: Source Description:
Ethnicity: Last Modified: 2/22/2014
Base: Poultry Comments:
Preparation Time:
Number of Servings: 8

British measurements
5 Single malt scotch whiskey
4 Pint(s) Water
1 Tablespoon(s) Dried tarragon
1 Teaspoon(s) Brown sugar
1 Boiling chicken, 3lb
. giblets removed
3 Rashers streaky bacon
. chopped
1 Pound(s) Shin of beef
2 Pound(s) Leeks, sliced
1 Onion, chopped
Salt & pepper to taste, Salt & pepper to taste
8 Prunes, pre-soaked
Mix the whiskey with the water, tarragon and sugar. Place the chicken,
bacon and beef into a large bowl and pour the whiskey marinade over.
Leave to marinate overnight. Next day, transfer mixture to a large
soup pot. Add the leeks (reserving one) and the onion, and season to
taste. Bring slowly to a boil, cover, and then simmer for 2 hours, or
until the bird is tender. Skim off excess fat from the liquid. Remove
the chicken from the pot, skin, remove bones and cut meat into pieces
before returning to the pot (cut up the shin of beef, if necessary).
Add the prunes and remaining sliced leek and simmer gently for 10-15
minutes. "Scotch Whiskey Recipes" : by Jo Guthrie Jarrold
Publishing, Norwich 1991 ISBN 0-7117-0553-4 Scanned and formatted for
you by The WEE Scot -- pol Mac Griogair From: Paul Macgregor
Date: 06-15-96 Posted to MM-Recipes Digest V3 #251 Date: Fri, 13 Sep
1996 21:49:00 -0400 From:

Nutrition (calculated from recipe ingredients)
Calories: 97
Calories From Fat: 9
Total Fat: <1g
Cholesterol: 0mg
Sodium: 351.9mg
Potassium: 342.9mg
Carbohydrates: 19.1g
Fiber: 2.4g
Sugar: 6.1g
Protein: 4.2g

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