Chicken & Squash Stew

Chicken & Squash Stew
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2 Reviews
Butternut squash, apple, tangy herbs and tomato flavor this hearty chicken stew recipe.
20 min
Prep Time
1:05
Total Time
6 servings

Ingredients

Chicken

2 (16-ounce)
whole chicken breasts
2 1/2 cups
chicken broth

Broth

2 tablespoons
Land O Lakes® Butter
1 medium (2 cups)
butternut squash, cubed, peeled
1 large (2 cups)
apple, cut into 1/2-inch pieces
1 1/2 cups
chicken broth
1 cup
frozen whole small onions
1 (15-ounce) can
diced tomatoes
2 tablespoons
chopped fresh marjoram leaves*
1/2 teaspoon
coriander
1/8 teaspoon
ground red pepper
1/4 cup
all-purpose flour

Topping

Pesto, if desired
 
*Substitute 1 tablespoon dried marjoram leaves.

Directions

  1. Place chicken, 2 1/2 cups chicken broth and butter into 4-quart saucepan. Cook over medium-high heat 5-7 minutes or until liquid comes to a full boil.
  2. Reduce heat to low. Cover; continue cooking 35-45 minutes or until chicken is fork tender. Remove chicken; let cool. Skin, bone and cut chicken into 1/2-inch pieces; set aside.
  3. Melt butter in 10-inch skillet until sizzling. Add squash and apple; sauté 5-7 minutes or until crisply tender; set aside.
  4. Stir in 1 cup chicken broth, onions, tomatoes, marjoram leaves and red pepper. Cook over medium-high heat 8-10 minutes or until mixture comes to a full boil.
  5. Reduce heat to low. Cover; continue cooking, stirring occasionally, 10 minutes. Stir in chicken, squash and apple. Cover; continue cooking until heated through.
  6. Whisk remaining chicken broth and flour together in bowl until smooth; stir into stew. Continue cooking, stirring often, until mixture comes to a full boil. Boil 1 minute. Top individual servings with pesto, if desired.

Recipe Tips

Nutrition Facts (1 serving)

Calories
240
Cholesterol
60mg
Carbohydrates
26g
Protein
26g
Fat
3g
Sodium
480mg
Dietary Fiber
3g

Recipe Comments and Reviews

Rating

This looks good and I really want to make some stew. I was looking for a good recipe that didn't use beef. I really want to try this one!

Rating

I omitted the tomatoes, but otherwise very good, yes I will make again, but might try using the slow cooker.

Rating

very good but be careful not to over cook the apples

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