Baked Pheasant in Gravy

1/2 cup all-purpose flour
1/2 cup packed brown sugar
6 pheasant or grouse breast halves
3 tablespoons butter
1 can (10-3/4 ounces) condensed cream of celery soup, undiluted
1 to 1-1/3 cups water
1 cup chicken broth
1 can (2.8 ounces) french-fried onions
Mashed potatoes or hot cooked rice


1) In a large resealable plastic bag, combine flour and brown sugar; add pheasant pieces, one at time, and shake to coat. In a large skillet over medium heat, brown pheasant on both sides in butter. Transfer to a greased 13-in. x 9-in. baking dish.
2) Combine soup, water and broth until blended; pour over pheasant. Bake, uncovered, at 350° for 40 minutes. Sprinkle with onions. Bake 5-10 minutes longer or until juices run clear. Serve with potatoes or rice. Yield: 6 servings.