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Chicken Pimiento Casserole

  • Author: Raymund
  • Prep Time: 15 mins
  • Cook Time: 35 mins
  • Total Time: 50 mins
  • Yield: 6 1x
  • Category: Main Course
  • Cuisine: Free Style

Description

Chicken Pimiento Casserole is a dish made out of chicken and pimiento in a creamy sauce. I am not sure of the origins of this dish but I know my mom loves this as she makes this a lot when I was younger.


Ingredients

Scale
  • 1 kg chicken legs
  • 3 pcs pimientos or 3 small orange capsicums (this give you near similar flavour), chopped
  • 1 cup evaporated milk
  • 1 tsp dried thyme
  • 1 tsp dried oregano
  • 2 pcs shallots, finely chopped
  • 4 cloves garlic, minced
  • 1 cup water
  • 2 tbsp flour
  • 3 tbsp butter
  • salt
  • freshly ground black pepper
  • oil

Instructions

  1. Season chicken with salt and pepper.
  2. In a heavy pan add small amount of oil and brown chicken pieces in batches. Remove chicken from pan then set aside.
  3. Add butter in the same pan then sauté garlic and shallots.
  4. Add flour and mix until thick.
  5. Add water, thyme, oregano and chicken then simmer in low heat for 15 to 20 minutes.
  6. Add pimientos and simmer for 5 minutes.
  7. Add evaporated milk then simmer for 5 more minutes.
  8. Season with salt and freshly ground black pepper then serve.