Fresh Nectarine and Plum Moroccan Chicken Tagine

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Total Time
1hr 5mins
Prep 20 mins
Cook 45 mins

The fresh nectarines and plums work really well in the chicken tagine! The fruit pretty much brakes down and formes the base of a thick and tasty sauce. The sauce was a really nice blend of fruity sweet, spicy and salty with many layers of flavor that is wonderful with the chicken.

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Heat the oil in a large pan.
  2. Add the chicken, brown on all sides and set aside.
  3. Heat the oil in a large pan.
  4. Add the onion, and saute for 3 minutes.
  5. Add the garlic and ginger and saute until fragrant, about a minute.
  6. Add the nectarines, plums, water, paprika, cayenne pepper, cumin, turmeric, cinnamon, saffron, salt and pepper, cover and simmer for 15 minutes.
  7. Add the chicken, preserved lemon, olives, harissa and honey and simmer, covered, for 25 minutes.
  8. Remove from heat and mix in the parsley and cilantro.