Skillet Chicken Cacciatore

This classic Italian dish, also called hunter’s stew, is cooked slowly until the chicken is falling off the bone.

Serves: 6Hands-on: 10 minutesTotal: 1 hour 10 minutesDifficulty: Easy

Serves: 6

Ingredients

  • 3 Tbsp. olive oil
  • 1 whole chicken, cut up
  • 1 cup chopped onion
  • 1 green pepper, sliced
  • 3 cloves garlic, minced
  • 2 cans (15 oz.) stewed tomatoes
  • ¾ cup dry white wine
  • 1 Tbsp. Italian seasoning
  • Salt and pepper, to taste
  • 1 bay leaf
  • 3 Tbsp. capers

Directions

  • Heat the olive oil in a medium frying pan. Brown the chicken thoroughly, about 10 minutes. Remove the chicken from the pan. Add the onion, green pepper, and garlic to the hot pan; sauté until onion is tender, about 3–5 minutes.
  • Stir in the tomatoes, wine, Italian seasoning, salt, pepper, and bay leaf. Add the chicken back into the pan with the sauce and bring to a boil.
  • Reduce heat to low, cover, and simmer for 40–45 minutes. Stir in the capers. Remove the bay leaf from the sauce before serving.

Recipe Information

Serves: 6

Ingredients

  • 3 Tbsp. olive oil
  • 1 whole chicken, cut up
  • 1 cup chopped onion
  • 1 green pepper, sliced
  • 3 cloves garlic, minced
  • 2 cans (15 oz.) stewed tomatoes
  • ¾ cup dry white wine
  • 1 Tbsp. Italian seasoning
  • Salt and pepper, to taste
  • 1 bay leaf
  • 3 Tbsp. capers

Directions

  • Heat the olive oil in a medium frying pan. Brown the chicken thoroughly, about 10 minutes. Remove the chicken from the pan. Add the onion, green pepper, and garlic to the hot pan; sauté until onion is tender, about 3–5 minutes.
  • Stir in the tomatoes, wine, Italian seasoning, salt, pepper, and bay leaf. Add the chicken back into the pan with the sauce and bring to a boil.
  • Reduce heat to low, cover, and simmer for 40–45 minutes. Stir in the capers. Remove the bay leaf from the sauce before serving.

Nutrition Information

Nutrition Information
Amount per serving
Calories490
Total Fat34g
Saturated Fat9g
Cholesterol95mg
Sodium810mg
Total Carbohydrate14g
Dietary Fiber3g
Sugars7g
Protein26g