Chicken Cacciatore

3 lb frying chicken, cut up
1/4 tsp black pepper
3 tbs oil
1/4 tsp cayenne pepper
2 medium onions, thinly sliced
1 tsp oregano
2 cloves garlic, minced
1/2 tsp basil
1 can (1 lb) tomatoes
1/2 tsp celery salt
1 can (8 oz) tomato sauce
1 bay leaf
1/3 c minced green pepper
1/4 c Chianti wine
1 tsp salt


Brown chicken pieces in hot oil in lid of oven. Layer onions in oven. Put browned chicken pieces on top of onions and add remaining ingredients. Cover and cook 1 to 2 hours. Discard bay leaf and serve chicken and sauce over buttered spaghetti.

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