Djedj b'l-qasbour (Stewed chicken)

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Chicken, garlic and olive stew from Algeria. It is very easy to make.

Djedj b'l-qasbour (Stewed chicken)
Djedj b'l-qasbour (Stewed chicken) - served with couscous & pomegranate
Servings:Serves 4
Calories per serving:490
Ready in:30 minutes
Prep. time:5 minutes
Cook time:25 minutes
Recipe author:JuliaBalbilla
First published:19th January 2013

Best recipe review

Mmm, garlic!


Use at least one bulb!

Paul R Smith


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  1. Brown the chicken in the butter.
  2. Add the garlic, saffron and seasoning and sauté for 10 minutes.
  3. Add 250 ml water or chicken stock and simmer until the chicken is tender.
  4. Add the coriander, olives and lemon juice, and heat through for a few minutes.

Serving suggestions

Serve on a bed of rice or couscous

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