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How To Prepare A Tasteful Chicken Stew Recipe

Updated on May 14, 2015

Chicken Stew Recipe

Stews and Sauces are essential to boost appetite. Majority of staple foods are cooked plain and eaten with either stew or a sauce. It is easy to prepare, but in involves carefulness in the process. The following are important ingredient to prepare a tasteful chicken stew recipe;

  • Fresh tomato
  • Dried pepper
  • Curry powder
  • Thyme powder
  • Groundnut or vegetable oil
  • Chicken
  • Onions
  • Garlic

There are different ways to prepare a chicken stew, but this is the simplest and quickest way to get it ready. There are some things you must do before cooking starts; first of all, wash onions, garlic and fresh tomato. Grind the fresh tomato and dried pepper together to a pasty texture. Steam the chicken for forty minutes; add some spices like curry and thyme to it and a little salt as you steam. After steaming, fry deeply with vegetable or groundnut oil. After frying, grind the chicken to small pieces. Slice the onions to small pieces and put all ingredients in clean plates separately. Do not throw away the water you used in steaming the chicken,

Let’s begin our cooking;

  1. Put on your cooker and place a pot on it;
  2. Pour half a liter of groundnut or vegetable oil into the pot;
  3. Fry the grinded tomato and pepper till it becomes thick;
  4. Keep staring it to avoid it from getting burnt;
  5. Add some curry and thyme to it as you stare;
  6. When it turns to look more reddish in color, add some water from the steamed chicken into the mixture and stair;
  7. Add the grinded chicken to the prepared stew and leave for ten minutes.

Note: You may decide not to add the fried chicken to the stew. You can also serve it separately. Chicken stew is best eaten with boiled rice or yam. It can be served with fried potato or plantain.

Prepared Chicken Stew


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      PRINCE DIKE 2 years ago from AFRICA

      Yea you need to @ sriv. It a great recipe you can't resist. Thanks for your great comments!

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      PRINCE DIKE 2 years ago from AFRICA

      Thanks torrilynn, the chicken stew recipe has a great enriching taste, you would love to try it. Thanks for sharing and voting up and i'm glad you stopped by to read my hub. Thanks!

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      Parul Srivastava 2 years ago from Lucknow,India

      Yummy chicken stew recipe.I will make it.

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      torrilynn 2 years ago

      this is a great recipe that you have here. i've always had a beef stew I've never had chicken stew before. thanks for this hub. voted up and shared.