Stewed chicken with spices

  • Servings : 4
  • Prep Time : 5m
  • Cook Time : 1:15 h
  • Ready In : 1:20 h
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This meal is ideal for those cold winter days! Stewed chicken with a quite tasty sauce and with delicious spices that give a special touch to this recipe! Serve this delicious recipe at a family dinner or among friends.

Stewed chicken with spices | Food From Portugal
Stewed chicken with spices | Food From Portugal

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  • 1.5 kg (3 1/3 pounds) chicken cut into pieces
  • 2 medium onions
  • 50 ml (1/4 cup) olive oil
  • 1 tablespoon red pepper sauce
  • 6 cloves of garlic
  • 1 medium ripe tomato
  • 100 ml (1/2 cup) white wine
  • 75 ml (1/3 cup) red wine
  • Coriander (to taste)
  • Pepper (to taste)
  • Oregano (to taste)
  • Nutmeg (to taste)
  • Saffron (to taste)
  • Thyme (to taste)
  • Salt (to taste)


    Step 1

    1. Put the olive oil, the onions cut into round slices, the peeled tomato cut into small pieces and the peeled garlic in a saucepan and cook over low heat until the tomato start to break down, stirring occasionally.

    Step 2

    1. Add the chicken pieces and season with a little salt, pepper, oregano, nutmeg, saffron, thyme, white wine and red wine. Cover the pan and cook over low heat about 1 hour.

    Step 3

    1. Turn off the heat, sprinkle with coriander and serve the chicken with white rice or boiled potatoes.

Stewed chicken with spices

Nutrition facts per serving (4 servings)

Calories: 738

Total Fat: 23.5 g(30%)

Saturated Fat: 5 g(24%)

Cholesterol: 289 mg(96%)

Sodium: 282 mg(12%)

Total Carbohydrate: 9 g(3%)

Protein: 110 g

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Stewed chicken with spices | Food From Portugal

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