Moroccan Chicken Stew

Moroccan Chicken Stew

Category: Quick Dishes

  • Recipe serves 4 servings

  • Prep Time 15 min

  • Cook Time 15 min


  • 6 Tbsp. I Can’t Believe It’s Not Butter!® Olive Oil Spread”

  • 1 lb. boneless, skinless chicken breasts, cut into bite-size pieces

  • 1 medium yellow onion, chopped

  • 1 clove garlic

  • 1 Tbsp. all-purpose flour

  • 1/4 tsp. ground cumin

  • 1/4 tsp. ground ginger

  • 1/8 tsp. ground cinnamon

  • 1 can (14.5 oz.) chicken broth

  • 1 can (16 oz.) chick peas or garbanzos or garbanzos, rinsed and drained

  • 1/2 cup chopped dried apricots


  • Melt 2 tablespoons I Can’t Believe It’s Not Butter! ® Mediterranean Blend in large nonstick skillet over medium-high heat and brown chicken, stirring occasionally. Remove chicken and set aside.

  • Melt 2 tablespoons Spread in same skillet and cook onion, stirring occasionally, 4 minutes or until golden. Stir in garlic and cook 30 seconds. Add remaining 2 tablespoons Spread, then stir in flour, cumin, ginger and cinnamon. Cook, stirring occasionally, 2 minutes.

  • Stir in broth, chick peas or garbanzos or garbanzo beans and apricots and bring to a boil over high heat. Reduce heat to medium and cook, stirring occasionally, 2 minutes or until thickened. Stir in chicken and cook until chicken is thoroughly cooked.

  • Serve, if desired, with hot cooked couscous and garnish with toasted almonds.

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