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easy chicken cacciatore

Easy Chicken Cacciatore

Delicious Chicken Cacciatore makes a delicious and low cost  meal for dinner.

Course Easy Dinner
Cuisine Italian
Keyword Easy Chicken Cacciatore Recipe
Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 20 minutes
Total Time 35 minutes
Servings 4
Calories 450 kcal
Author DinnerPlanner


  • 1 1/2 lbs. boneless chicken thighs
  • salt and pepper
  • 1/2 cup flour
  • 1 Tbsp. butter
  • 2 Tbsp. olive oil, divided
  • 3 cloves garlic, chopped fine
  • 1 small onion, chopped
  • 1 small green pepper, cleaned and chopped
  • 1 (15 oz.) can diced tomatoes
  • 4 oz. mushrooms, cleaned and chopped
  • 1 cup crushed tomatoes
  • 1 tsp. dried oregano
  • 1/3 cup dry sherry


  1. Place flour, salt and pepper in a pint-size food storage bag, and shake chicken to coat. In a large, nonstick skillet, melt the butter with 1 Tbsp. of oil and lightly brown the chicken pieces. Remove chicken pieces from skillet. Add additional olive oil to the skillet and add onions; cook for about 5 minutes or until tender. Stir in green pepper and garlic cooking for about 3 minutes. Stir in sherry and bring to a light simmer. Add diced tomatoes, crushed tomatoes, mushrooms and oregano. Lightly salt & pepper while bringing to a simmer. Return chicken to skillet.
  2. Cover and simmer on low for about 20 minutes or until chicken is cooked through.
Nutrition Facts
Easy Chicken Cacciatore
Amount Per Serving (4 g)
Calories 450 Calories from Fat 288
% Daily Value*
Fat 32g49%
Saturated Fat 10g63%
Cholesterol 174mg58%
Sodium 242mg11%
Potassium 747mg21%
Carbohydrates 14g5%
Fiber 3g13%
Sugar 5g6%
Protein 30g60%
Vitamin A 485IU10%
Vitamin C 32.8mg40%
Calcium 67mg7%
Iron 2.9mg16%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.