Chicken in Creole Sauce (Salt Free)

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Robert Thomas

By
@CoyoteBob

There's a fair amount of chopping, but a good way to satisfy a hankering for Cajun or Creole cooking.

I used to make this a lot and then "upgraded" to make use of salt-free spice mixtures.

There's a bit of "kick" to this.

I serve over plain, sodium-free basmati rice.

This is a good make-ahead meal.

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Comments:
Serves:
6+
Prep:
1 Hr
Cook:
40 Min

Ingredients

  • 2 1/2 lb
    chicken breasts or thighs, skin removed
  • 3 Tbsp
    olive oil
  • 1 c
    chopped celery
  • 1
    red bell pepper sliced
  • 1
    green bell pepper, sliced
  • 1
    medium onion, sliced
  • 3 Tbsp
    olive oil
  • 1 Tbsp
    garlic chopped
  • 1 can(s)
    del monte no-salt diced tomatoes
  • 1 Tbsp
    spicely-brand organic cajun seasoning - to taste
  • 1
    louisiana hot sauce or tabasco to taste

How to Make Chicken in Creole Sauce (Salt Free)

Step-by-Step

  1. Heat 3 tbls olive oil medium high in deep skillet or saute pan.
  2. Place chicken in pan and brown uniformly.
  3. Remove from pan and set aside. Add vegetables and saute in the additional 3 tbsp olive oil until tender.
  4. Add chicken to pan and combine remaining ingredients.
  5. Bring to boil, then turn heat to low and simmer, covered, for 30 minutes. Now is a good time to start rice of your choice separately.
  6. Serve over rice.

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About Chicken in Creole Sauce (Salt Free)

Course/Dish: Chicken
Other Tag: Healthy



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