Having absorbed the aroma of herbs and meat juice, the pumpkin acquires a perfect taste. Even those who dislike this vegetable will gobble up and ask for a supplement. Stewed chicken with pumpkin and mushrooms is a great combination of products that turns out juicy, tender and pleasantly sweet. You should try this this dish. Be sure to start cooking now, and if you do not know how to stew chicken with pumpkin, then this is easy, as you will see now.
Pumpkin is just a wonderful product that you need to be able to properly cook and stew. All dishes, including the usual millet porridge, where pumpkin is added, are very tasty.
Chicken with pumpkin and mushrooms in a creamy sauce
Any part of the chicken can be used in the recipe. Cream can be replaced with fresh sour cream or homemade mayonnaise.
Peel the pumpkin, remove the seeds and cut the fibers. Cut it into small cubes, about 2 cm.
Champignons among all mushrooms are considered the cleanest, so it will be enough to rinse them and then cut them into quarters.
Next, you will need to prepare the onion, preferably cut it into small cubes or very thin half rings.
Cut the chicken fillet into long slices, not very finely. The meat should be felt and keep in mind that during the stewing process the pieces of meat decrease in volume.
Heat the oil in a frying pan and fry the fillets on high heat on all sides, so that a light brown crust forms on the surface.
Transfer the sautéed chicken to a separate bowl. In the same skillet, fry the onions until the juice runs.
Add the chopped main ingredients of the dish - pumpkin and champignons. Saute all vegetables over the heat for just under medium 10 minutes.
First, pour in soy sauce and 100 ml of water, add lemon juice, salt and pepper. Stir and bring to a boil. Reduce heat, cover and simmer over low heat for 10 minutes. Then pour in a thin stream of cream and stir.
The dish is ready! Now you know how to cook chicken with pumpkin and mushrooms, which turns out delicious and does not require any cooking skills. According to this recipe, you can stew chicken in a slow cooker or in the oven.
Stewed chicken in a slow cooker
You can stew the whole chicken. Stuff the carcass with apples, it is even possible with mushrooms, season with aromatic spices and put in a multicooker bowl. All the details with step by step photos are already waiting for you.