Creamy Herbed Chicken Stew

Come home to this slow-cooked chicken and veggies stew made with Progresso® chicken broth - perfect for dinner.

  • prep time 30 min
  • total time 7 hr 40 min
  • ingredients 13
  • servings 12

Ingredients

4
cups ready-to-eat baby-cut carrots
4
medium Yukon gold potatoes, cut into 1 1/2-inch pieces
1
large onion, chopped (1 cup)
2
medium stalks celery, sliced (1 cup)
1
teaspoon dried thyme leaves
1/2
teaspoon salt
1/2
teaspoon pepper
2
lb boneless skinless chicken thighs
3
cups Progresso® chicken broth (from 32-oz carton)
2
cups fresh snap pea pods
1
cup whipping cream
1/2
cup all-purpose flour
1
teaspoon dried thyme leaves
  • 1 Spray 5- to 6-quart slow cooker with cooking spray. Place carrots, potatoes, onion and celery in cooker. Sprinkle with 1 teaspoon thyme, the salt and pepper. Top with chicken. Pour in broth.
  • 2 Cover; cook on Low heat setting 7 to 8 hours, adding pea pods for last 5 to 10 minutes of cooking.
  • 3 Remove chicken and vegetables from cooker to serving bowl, using slotted spoon; cover to keep warm. Increase heat setting to High. In small bowl, mix whipping cream, flour and 1 teaspoon thyme; stir into liquid in cooker. Cover; cook about 10 minutes or until thickened. Pour sauce over chicken and vegetables.
  • Nutrition Information

    NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

    Serving Size: 1 Serving
    Calories
    270
    (
    Calories from Fat
    110),
    % Daily Value
    Total Fat
    13g
    13%
    (Saturated Fat
    6g,
    6%
    Trans Fat
    0g
    0%
    ),
    Cholesterol
    70mg
    70%;
    Sodium
    430mg
    430%;
    Total Carbohydrate
    19g
    19%
    (Dietary Fiber
    3g
    3%
      Sugars
    4g
    4%
    ),
    Protein
    20g
    20%
    ;
    % Daily Value*:
    Vitamin A
    160%;
    Vitamin C
    15%;
    Calcium
    6%;
    Iron
    15%;
    Exchanges:
    1 Starch; 0 Fruit; 0 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 1 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 0 High-Fat Meat; 1/2 Fat;
    Carbohydrate Choices:
    1
    *Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
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