Bahamian Style Simmered Chicken

2
Vicki Butts (lazyme)

By
@lazyme5909

From recipeisland.com.

Rating:

★★★★★ 2 votes

Comments:
Serves:
4
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
45 Min
Method:
Stove Top

Ingredients

  • 2 lb
    chicken pieces
  • 1 large
    onion, sliced
  • 1/4 c
    lime juice (2-3 limes), or old sour if zest is desired
  • 1/2 tsp
    thyme
  • ·
    salt and pepper, to taste
  • 2 Tbsp
    cooking oil

How to Make Bahamian Style Simmered Chicken

Step-by-Step

  1. In a large skillet heat oil and add chicken and onion. Squeeze the juice from 2-3 limes over chicken or substitute Old Sour if a spicier flavor is preferred.
  2. Add thyme. Simmer chicken 30-40 minutes until fork tender and no longer red.
  3. Add salt and pepper to taste and serve immediately.
  4. Note:
    Most Bahamians also soak the chicken pieces in lime juice the day prior to preparing for a fuller flavor.

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About Bahamian Style Simmered Chicken

Course/Dish: Chicken
Main Ingredient: Chicken
Regional Style: Caribbean



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