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Chilli Chicken with Slow Cooked Vegetables veg
4 chopped onions.
8 tbsp olive oil.
3 cloves of mashed garlic.
2 large red,take out the core & seeds, then dice.
2 Green peppers, cored, seeded, and large dice.
1 teaspoon chilli powder.
3 Red chillies chopped very fine.
1 Pinch dried red pepper flakes, or to taste.
1 Pinch cayenne pepper, or to taste.
2 teaspoons salt.
2 X 1lb cans whole peeled plum tomatoes.
1 cans 12 0z white beans.
3 Stalks of fresh basil leaves chopped fine.
1 cup of chicken broth.
1 tsp of dried mixed herbs.
1 Medium chicken cut into 6 portions with skin.
1 tbsp ground black pepper.
COOKING METHOD for chilli chicken
Coat the Chicken both sides in olive oil.
Place the chicken breasts with a little more oil in the frying pan and fry on a medium heat just until they are nicely browned turn frequently.
Take out the chicken and place onto a plate and cover the plate.
Cook the chopped onions in the oil in the frying pan over medium-low heat, until just browning not too much.
Add the garlic to the pan and cook for 1 minute on a medium heat.
Add the diced peppers, sprinkle chili powder gently and evenly with, red pepper flakes, cayenne, and salt.
Cook for 1 minute on medium heat.
Mash the tomatoes by hand or in a food processor fitted with a steel blade (only a little about 6 to 8 rotations).
Add all the contents to your Crockpot or slow cooker.
Season with salt and black pepper.
Take the chicken from the plate and plate pieces into the slow cooker replace the cooker top.
Cook on a low temp for 3 to 4hours (check that the chicken is tender and cooked stir the contents.
Separate the meat from the bones and cut it into 3/4- to 1 inch chunks.
Add in the chilli powder carefully and widely so as to avoid causing any lumps add the fresh chillies, stir and simmer, covered, with a plate or loose top for another 15/20 minutes.
Serve your Chilli Chicken hot,before serving shake over the dish some of chopped onions.
Or you can grate a thin layer of Cheddar cheese, or add sour cream or natural yogurt as you wish.