Family Pleasing Chicken Paprika

Michelle Waco

By
@Mommydiva

This is the recipe my Mom and I have made for years. I don't know where it originally came from, just that everyone seems to love it- I did growing up - and now my whole family does (always a plus to find a quick meal that my kids like that my hubby and I can enjoy eating too!!) Easy to round out with a green salad or veggie and roll or bread on the side. I have made this in a pinch for friends and they always rave thinking it took more time than it did to prepare. ;) Mushrooms are a great addition, simply add them in when adding the onions. I also like to stir in sautéed asparagus sometimes or frozen peas. ;)


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Serves:
6
Prep:
5 Min
Cook:
40 Min
Method:
Stove Top

Ingredients

4
boneless skinless chicken breasts
1 medium
onion, chopped (walla walla or vidalia preferred)
1 1/2 c
chicken broth
2 Tbsp
sweet hungarian paprika, more to taste
1/2 c
white wine
1 Tbsp
cornstarch (more if needed to achieve desired thickness)
1/2 c
cold water, to mix starch
1 1/2 Tbsp
garlic powder (i use minced frequently, but will cause chunkier gravy)
2 Tbsp
canola oil
1/2 c
sour cream
black pepper

Step-By-Step

1Cube chicken into 1-2 inch chunks- as desired.

2In a deep skillet, brown chicken breasts with oil, garlic and pepper.

3Once cooked, add onions and cook for 2 minutes, stirring lightly.

4Add paprika (at least 2 tbsp -more to taste) and the chicken broth.

5Bring to a rolling bubble, add wine and simmer for 5 minutes.

6In a cup on the side, mix cold water and cornstarch completely.

7Spoon mixture into simmering chicken, stirring until desired thickness is achieved.

8Cook for at least 5 more minutes to cook out the starch taste.

9When ready to serve, remove from heat and stir in the sour cream, enough to achieve the creaminess desired.

10Serve over your favorite pasta(egg noodles, cavatappi, penne), mashed potatoes or rice. Enjoy!! :)

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Chicken
Main Ingredient: Chicken
Regional Style: American
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids