Hot chicken stew-southwestern style

1
sherry monfils

By
@smonfils

This is another of my dad's old favorites we would have for our big Sunday dinner and it was always a big hit, especially in the winter. It is so flavorful, not to mention a little HOT!! And if you add either store bought or home made baked tortilla strips to a pretty lined basket, it really makes it a full meal!

Rating:

☆☆☆☆☆ 0 votes

Comments:
Serves:
6
Prep:
25 Min
Cook:
30 Min
Method:
Stove Top

Ingredients

  • 6
    bone-in chicken breast halves, skinless
  • 1 tsp
    salt
  • 1/4 tsp
    pepper
  • 2 Tbsp
    oil, i used canola
  • 1 large
    white onion, finely chopped
  • 1 large
    poblano pepper, seeded and chopped
  • 2 tsp
    minced garlic in olive oil
  • 4 tsp
    chili powder
  • 2 tsp
    ground cumin
  • 1/2 tsp
    ground coriander
  • 1/2 tsp
    crushed red pepper flakes, optional
  • 28 oz
    low-sodium diced tomatoes
  • 3 c
    low-sodium chicken broth
  • 2 c
    frozen corn kernels
  • 4 medium
    red bell peppers, seeded and chopped

How to Make Hot chicken stew-southwestern style

Step-by-Step

  1. season chicken w/ 1/2 tsp salt and a pinch of pepper. Heat 1 tbsp oil in large dutch oven, over med-high heat. Add half the chicken and brown 2 mins per side. Remove to a plate and brown remaining chicken.
  2. Add remaining oil to pot. Add onions and poblano pepper. Cook, stirring until softened, about 5 mins. Add garlic and cook, stirring for 30 seconds. Add chili powder, cumin, coriander, red pepper flakes, ( if using,) and remaining salt and pepper. Cook, stirring for 30 seconds.
  3. Return chicken, w/ the juices to the pot. Don't worry if you have to "stack" the chicken, it'll cook fine. Add tomatoes w/ the juices, broth, corn and red bell peppers. Bring to a boil. Reduce heat, cover, cook about 30 mins, or until chicken is cooked through. Serve in bowls. I also put a handful of baked tortilla strips in a lined basket so that people can add them to the stew. Delicious! You can buy them bagged in the fresh veggie aisle.

Printable Recipe Card

About Hot chicken stew-southwestern style

Course/Dish: Chicken Soups
Main Ingredient: Chicken
Regional Style: Southwestern
Dietary Needs: Low Fat, Low Carb
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, Healthy, Heirloom




Show 1 Comment & Review

13 Homemade Chicken Noodle Soup Recipes

13 Homemade Chicken Noodle Soup Recipes

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Classic, comforting and tastes just like mom made it...these 13 chicken noodle soup recipes are everything you need on a cold winter day!

13 Quick And Easy Instant Pot Soup Recipes

13 Quick and Easy Instant Pot Soup Recipes

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Crock Pot soup recipes are so 2017. Welcome to the new year people! Check out these easy, quick and absolutely delicious Instant Pot soup recipes that are sure to become...