Bahamian Style Simmered Chicken

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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

  • 1In 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.
  • 2Add thyme. Simmer chicken 30-40 minutes until fork tender and no longer red.
  • 3Add salt and pepper to taste and serve immediately.
  • 4Note:
    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