Brunswick Stew

READY IN: 4hrs 30mins
Recipe by Rachaels Kitchen Go

Rachael's Recipe Notes: I like to serve this one in bread bowls. Delicious!

Top Review by Jellyqueen

I love Brunswick Stew and it is getting to be the time of the year when I really look forward to it. This will be a recipe that I will make on more than one occasion for sure.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Clean chicken, remove insides (gizzards); place in a large kettle.
  2. Add water and celery, cover and bring to a boil.
  3. Reduce heat and simmer, uncovered, on medium heat, about 1-2 hours, until just tender.
  4. Remove the bird from the broth and cool.
  5. Strain broth and skim off the fat.
  6. Rinse the kettle, pour in the broth, add the sugar and all the vegetables except the corn and green pepper.
  7. Cover; bring to a boil.
  8. Reduce heat and simmer, covered, on medium-low heat, about 1 hour.
  9. Meanwhile, skin the chicken and shred the meat.
  10. Return the chicken to the kettle and add the remaining ingredients, cover and simmer 40-45 minutes, stirring occasionally.
  11. Taste for salt and add more if needed.
  12. Serve hot in soup bowls.

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