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Paprikash Chicken

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  Onions 2 Large, chopped
  Garlic 1 Clove (5 gm), minced
  Olive oil/Vegetable oil / a combination 3 Tablespoon
  Green pepper 1⁄2 , shredded
  Hungarian paprika 2 Tablespoon (Imported, Or More To Taste)
  Broiler fryer chickens 7 Pound, cut up, backbones removed (2 Chickens, 3 1/2 Pound Each)
  Salt To Taste
  Ripe tomato 1 Small, peeled, seeded, and chopped (May Be Canned)
  Defatted chicken broth 1 1⁄4 Cup (20 tbs) (Homemade Or Canned)
  Mock sour cream/Double-thick yogurt 1 Cup (16 tbs)

1. In a large heavy pot or Dutch oven, heat oil.
2. Add the onions and garlic.
3. Saute them until they are softened.
4. Now add the green pepper and paprika and mix them well.
5. Sprinkle salt on the chicken pieces.
Add the pieces to the pot along with the tomato and 1 cup of chicken broth.
6. Stir the mixture and bring to a boil.
7. Cover the pot and reduce the heat.
8. Simmer for about 25 minutes, until the chicken is tender,.
9. Turn the chicken pieces occasionally so that they cook evenly.
10. Correct the seasoning if required.

11. With a slotted spoon, transfer the chicken pieces to a warm serving plate.
12. Now add the remaining 1/4 cup of chicken broth to the pot.
13. Bring the sauce to a boil, scraping up bits from the bottom and sides.
14. Add the "sour cream" or yogurt and more paprika if you want.
15. Stir the sauce until it is smooth.

16. Pour the sauce over the chicken pieces on the serving platter.
17. Serve hot with noodles or rice.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Main Dish
Everyday, Healthy
Cook Time: 
40 Minutes

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 1999 Calories from Fat 1275

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 141 g216.3%

Saturated Fat 45.4 g226.8%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 595.3 mg198.4%

Sodium 849.3 mg35.4%

Total Carbohydrates 21 g6.9%

Dietary Fiber 3.3 g13.1%

Sugars 11.5 g

Protein 153 g306.6%

Vitamin A 36.3% Vitamin C 71.1%

Calcium 23.6% Iron 44.5%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Paprikash Chicken Recipe