Chicken Stew

A simple and healthy African chicken stew that can be served with rice or any staples. The stew is full of vegetables that give it an attractive color.

4 Servings      Prep: 20 min      cooking time: 40 min

Ingredients:

  • 1 medium chicken, cut into desired pieces
  • 1/3 cup vegetable oil
  • 2 fresh tomatoes, mashed
  • 1 tablespoon tomato paste
  • 1 large onion, chopped
  • Green onions
  • 3 gloves garlic, chopped
  • 1 bouillon cube or Maggi Cube
  • ½ teaspoon black pepper
  • 2 potatoes peel and cut into 3 pieces each
  • 1 carrot, peel and cut
  • 1 sweet potato or yam (optional)
  •   1 small head cabbage, cut into medium pieces
  • Pumpkin , to taste
  • Chili or any hot pepper, to taste
  • Salt, to taste
  • 1 liter water

Video Recipe

  Instructions:

1 -Clean the Chicken, add half of the onion, salt and black pepper. Then in cooking pot, heat the vegetable oil and brown the chicken until brown.

2 - In a large bowl, add the mashed tomatoes, the tomato paste, the remaining onion, garlic and black pepper.

3 - Add the tomato mixture in the cooking pot once the chicken is brown. Stir well and let it cook for about 15 minutes, stir occasionally to prevent the sauce from burning.

4 - Add water in the pot and all the vegetables. Add the bouillon cube, chili pepper and salt. Let simmer for 20 minutes.

When it is ready, serve with rice or fufu.

Key to success

1-      Make sure that the chicken is clean well.

2-   The onions should be chopped extremely small or blend in a mixer.

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