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Savory Chicken Stew

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  Broiler fryer 3 1⁄2 Pound, skinned (1 Piece)
  Water 2 1⁄4 Quart
  Carrots 3 Medium, scraped and cut into 1 inch pieces
  Medium 2 Medium, quartered
  Celery stalks 2 , cut into 1 inch pieces
  Dried whole tarragon 3⁄4 Teaspoon
  Salt 1⁄4 Teaspoon
  Pepper 1⁄8 Teaspoon
  Skim milk 1⁄3 Cup (5.33 tbs)
  All-purpose flour 3 Tablespoon


1) Remove the giblets and neck from the chicken and keep aside for other uses.
2) Trim the excess fat from the chicken.


3) Place the chicken in a Dutch oven along with 2 quarts of water.
4) Boil the chicken. Reduce the heat and simmer for at least 45 minutes.
5) After 45 minutes, take out the chicken from the oven and allow it to cool.
6) Keep around 3 cups of stock in the oven.
7) Make the pieces of chicken and add to the stock in the oven. Also add carrots, onions, celery, tarragon, salt pepper and 1 cup of water.
8) Bring them to boil.
9) Simmer the mixture for 1 hour on low heat.
10) Take the milk and flour in a bowl and mix them well. Add this milk mixture to the stew.
11) Cook on high heat to make the stew little thick.


12) Garnish the stew and serve hot with rice, pasta or bread.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Main Dish
Gourmet, Healthy
Preparation Time: 
5 Minutes
Cook Time: 
110 Minutes
Ready In: 
115 Minutes

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 3869 Calories from Fat 2173

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 241 g370.7%

Saturated Fat 68.9 g344.6%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 1192.2 mg397.4%

Sodium 1851.3 mg77.1%

Total Carbohydrates 99 g33%

Dietary Fiber 14.9 g59.7%

Sugars 31.7 g

Protein 310 g620.5%

Vitamin A 666.5% Vitamin C 119.7%

Calcium 50.7% Iron 106.6%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Savory Chicken Stew Recipe