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Mom's Comforting Chicken Stew

Rated as 4.5 out of 5 Stars

"This is a delicious, rich, creamy, and satisfying chicken stew that my mom makes when the weather is nippy out. Use more or less veggies to your liking if desired. I usually bake a homemade loaf of bread to dig in. This is comfort food at its best!"
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55 m servings 646
Original recipe yields 2 servings


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  1. Bring a saucepan of water to a boil. Add potatoes and carrots; cook until softened, about 8 minutes. Add peas; cook until tender, about 2 minutes. Drain.
  2. Heat butter in a heavy skillet until melted. Add chicken and garlic; cook and stir until lightly browned, about 5 minutes. Stir in mushrooms and green onion; cook until softened, about 2 minutes. Stir in flour and cook for 1 minute.
  3. Stir chicken stock, heavy cream, mustard powder, salt, and pepper into the skillet. Simmer until thickened, about 5 minutes. Fold in potatoes, carrots, and peas; cook until warmed through, about 2 minutes. Remove stew from heat and garnish with cilantro.

Nutrition Facts

Per Serving: 646 calories; 37.5 48.5 31.4 162 819 Full nutrition

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Made as written except I waited to add the peas in the last 5 minutes of cooking so that they would hold their bright green color. This was good and I really enjoyed all of the fresh veggies bu...

I made this Mom's creamy stew almost as the recipe says. I did improvise a bit but other wise, it was the same. It was sooooo good. I don't like cilantro so I didn't use that . I did use the ...