Put the oil, bay leaves and juniper berries in a large non-stick frying pan or flameproof casserole. Put the chicken on the bay leaves, turn the heat to medium and put the lid on the casserole. Cook until the underside of the chicken is lightly golden and the top is white. Turn over and salt and pepper the done side. Add
Squash the juniper berries with a fork to release the flavour, but still keep them fairly intact. Pour in the wine and cook uncovered until the wine has evaporated and the chicken is deep golden on all sides. When there is very little liquid in the pan, and even the bay leaves seem covered by some crusty sauce, turn off the heat, cover and leave to stand for 10 minutes or so before serving.
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