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Redneck Hen–a simple Instantaneous Pot or Crockpot recipe with seasoned rooster, lemon zest and tomatoes.

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Instant Pot or Crockpot Redneck Chicken

Redneck Hen

In the present day’s recipe will be made within the Instantaneous Pot or the Crockpot. This rooster has such nice taste because of the seasonings, garlic and the lemon zest. The rooster is extremely tender too. You’re going to like the rooster and flavorful sauce served over spaghetti noodles. I slurped it up off of my plate…it’s that tasty!

I’m afraid I’m undecided why this recipe is known as redneck rooster…I’ve tailored this recipe from DeliRec and the creator doesn’t state why it’s referred to as redneck rooster. The unique recipe was written in Portuguese in order that provides to the thriller much more 🤷‍♀️. Regardless, it is a tasty, simple rooster recipe that you simply’ll need to add to your repertoire.

Components/Substitution Concepts

  • Olive oil–or canola oil
  • Onion–yellow or white
  • Garlic
  • Water
  • Higher than Bouillon rooster base
  • Boneless skinless rooster thighs–see notes part for choices of utilizing different cuts of rooster
  • Lemon zest
  • Oregano
  • Black pepper
  • Dried basil
  • Kosher salt
  • Dried parsley
  • Can of petite diced tomatoes–or hearth roasted tomatoes

Steps

Flip Instantaneous Pot to saute setting. When show says HOT add within the oil and swirl it round. Add within the diced onion and saute for 4 minutes. Add within the garlic and saute for 30 seconds.

Pour within the water and scrape backside of pot in order that nothing is sticking. Flip off Instantaneous Pot. Stir within the Higher than Bouillon to dissolve. 

Add within the rooster. Then sprinkle the rooster with lemon zest, oregano, pepper, basil, salt, parsley.

Dump within the tomatoes. 

Cowl Instantaneous Pot and safe the lid. Be certain that valve is about to sealing. Set the guide/strain prepare dinner button to 12 minutes for frozen rooster or 10 minutes for recent rooster. When time is up let pot sit for 10 minutes after which transfer valve to venting.

To thicken the sauce make a cornstarch slurry by stirring collectively 2 Tbsp of cornstarch with 3 Tbsp of water. Then flip the pot to saute setting and stir within the slurry till sauce thickens. 

Serve rooster with sauce excessive and revel in!

Notes/Ideas

  • Serve rooster and sauce over spaghetti or rice. It’s also possible to select riced cauliflower for a decrease carb possibility. A sprinkling of parmesan cheese excessive additionally tastes superb! Serve with a aspect of inexperienced beans or one other inexperienced vegetable.
  • I used my 6 quart Instantaneous Pot*. It’s also possible to make this in a 3 or 8 quart pot.
  • Retailer leftovers in an hermetic container* within the fridge for as much as 5 days or within the freezer for as much as 3 months.
  • This recipe will be gluten-free if you happen to serve over rice as an alternative of pasta.
  • Different recipes you can also make with lemon zest are Instantaneous Pot Lemon Rice and Instantaneous Pot Hen Julienne.
  • You can also make this with one other reduce of rooster if you happen to’d like. Strive bone-in rooster items (12 minute strain prepare dinner time), rooster tenderloins (3 minute strain prepare dinner time) or rooster breasts (10 minute strain prepare dinner time). At all times use at the very least a 5-10 minute pure strain launch for rooster.
  • Methods to zest a lemon: Rinse the lemon. Use a microplane or small grater* to softly rub the lemon towards the high quality aspect of the grater (the aspect with small holes). Watch out to not press too exhausting to keep away from grating the bitter white pith beneath the zest. As you grate or peel the lemon, the zest will accumulate. Gather it in a bowl or a small plate.

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Instant Pot Redneck Chicken

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Redneck Hen



  • Writer:
    365 Days of Gradual and Stress Cooking

  • Prep Time:
    20 minutes

  • Cook dinner Time:
    12 minutes (plus 10 minute NPR)

  • Whole Time:
    32 minutes

  • Yield:
    4 servings 1x

Description

A simple Instantaneous Pot or Crockpot recipe with seasoned rooster, lemon zest and tomatoes.  


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Directions

Instantaneous Pot Directions:

  1. Flip Instantaneous Pot to saute setting. When show says HOT add within the oil and swirl it round. Add within the diced onion and saute for 4 minutes. Add within the garlic and saute for 30 seconds.
  2. Pour within the water and scrape backside of pot in order that nothing is sticking. Flip off Instantaneous Pot. Stir within the Higher than Bouillon to dissolve. 
  3. Add within the rooster. Then sprinkle the rooster with lemon zest, oregano, pepper, basil, salt, parsley and at last the tomatoes. 
  4. Cowl Instantaneous Pot and safe the lid. Be certain that valve is about to sealing. Set the guide/strain prepare dinner button to 12 minutes for frozen rooster or 10 minutes for recent rooster. When time is up let pot sit for 10 minutes after which transfer valve to venting.
  5. To thicken the sauce make a cornstarch slurry by stirring collectively 2 Tbsp of cornstarch with 3 Tbsp of water. Then flip the pot to saute setting and stir within the slurry till sauce thickens. 
  6. Serve rooster with sauce excessive and revel in!

Gradual Cooker Directions:

  1. Warmth a pan over medium excessive warmth and add within the oil and swirl it round. Add within the diced onion and saute for 4 minutes. Add within the garlic and saute for 30 seconds. Switch to the sluggish cooker.
  2. Pour within the water and stir within the Higher than Bouillon. Add within the rooster. Then sprinkle the rooster with lemon zest, oregano, pepper, basil, salt, parsley and at last the tomatoes. 
  3. Cowl and prepare dinner on low for 4-6 hours. 
  4. To thicken the sauce make a cornstarch slurry by stirring collectively 2 Tbsp of cornstarch with 3 Tbsp of water. Then flip the sluggish cooker to excessive and stir within the slurry. Let sauce thicken for about 10 minutes. 
  5. Serve rooster with sauce excessive and revel in!
  • Class: Hen
  • Methodology: Instantaneous Pot or Gradual Cooker

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