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Sweet and Spicy Pomegranate Chicken Drumettes

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When I make chicken it reminds me of the Forrest Gump movie because I love it fried, baked, grilled, and in soups, salads, and sandwiches. Chicken is my favorite comfort food. I planned on making my son-in-law some Kick'n chicken drumettes for the Super Bowl game. I like a sweet sauce with a kick and recently used the Kick'n chicken seasoning in another recipe and thought it would be tasty in a pomegranate sauce over baked chicken drumettes. I created this recipe to satisfy my cravings for chicken and for my son-in-laws super bowl snack. This is an entry for the recent food contest here on instructables. If you like it, your vote will be appreciated. Let's get kick'n! 
 
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Step 1: Ingredients and Supplies

This is what you will need:

1 Package of chicken drumettes or about 30 
4 Cups Cranberry Pomegranate juice
Pinch Kosher salt
1/2 Cup Organic sugar or ( regular is fine )
1 The juice of one lemon
2-4 Tablespoons Kick'n chicken seasoning
2 -4 Serrano chilis de-seeded
1 Pomegranate de-seeded
Cilantro garnish if desired 

For those who like a very mild sauce I would start off with 1 Serrano pepper and 1/2 teaspoon of the Kick'n chicken seasoning and add more as the sauce cooks tasting along the way if desired. The sauce cooks down to about 1 1/2 cups. I used the sauce for the marinade, basting and for the dipping sauce.

Utensils: 
 
Sauce pan, shallow baking dish, covered bowl or zip lock bag along with measuring cups, and spoons. 

Step 2: Preparations

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Preparations:

Dice the peppers
De-seed the pomegranate
Juice the lemon
Place drumettes in bowl or zip lock bag
Bhawya27 days ago
This loolz super tasty.. I'm gonna try it soon
sunshiine (author)  Bhawya17 days ago
I hope you do try this. It was so tasty! Have a beautiful day!
sunshiine~
bajablue9 months ago

YAY, Sunshiine!!!!!! Awesome Ible!!!!! :-D

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sunshiine (author)  bajablue9 months ago
Aw thanks! So great to see you! Love the award thanks! Hope to see you around more. Have an awesome evening.
sunshiine
shazni9 months ago

congrats on your win!! looks super tasty.

sunshiine (author)  shazni9 months ago
Thanks! I was so surprised! Have a super weekend!
sunshiine
tofu9119 months ago

Congrats. This looks super yummy. I love fruit and I live chicken. This looks like a perfect marriage of the two. I'll have to make these one day.

antoniraj10 months ago

congratulations sunshine...

sunshiine (author)  antoniraj10 months ago
Thank you antoniraj! Keep on shining!
sunshiine
faiza00710 months ago

congratulations on winning..! :D

sunshiine (author)  faiza00710 months ago
Thank you! I am still shaking LOL.
sunshiine
faiza007 sunshiine10 months ago

haha..! :D
but you totally deserve it..!

sunshiine (author)  faiza00710 months ago

Thanks!

Wow..Congratulations!! you won the grand prize.

sunshiine (author)  Tarun Upadhyaya10 months ago
I am shocked actually. So many great entries. I was hoping to at least win the french press but am happy I won rand prize. Life is grand! Have a beautiful day.
sunshiine

Well you deserved it :) and I mean it. But you are also right about shock, I have had many recently... LOL

sunshiine (author)  Tarun Upadhyaya10 months ago

Awe how sweet. . . . . Thanks Tarun, I wish you the best with the contest.

Your up for another shock I am certain! You are so talented! Love your stuff.

sunshiine

You are such a kind hearted soul :)

sunshiine (author)  Tarun Upadhyaya10 months ago

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Congratulations!

Thanks so much for your comment! I am still in shock! I kind of figured yours were going to win or the calzones. Congratulations on your win as well. Keep on shining!
sunshiine

I am adding this to my "MAKE AND EAT" list!! Thanks!

Thanks for viewing! This was a very tasty dish. Have a great rest of the week!
sunshiine
cdawisconsin10 months ago

These look yummy!!!!

sunshiine (author)  cdawisconsin10 months ago

Making them again this weekend I hope! Just did not make enough. Thanks for commenting and have a splendorous weekend!

sunshiine

They look super delicious :), mouth watering.

sunshiine (author)  Tarun Upadhyaya10 months ago

The problem was I did not make a bunch! I hope to make them again this weekend. Thanks for stopping by and have a great weekend!

sunshiine