Hungarian Chicken Paprikash

Recipe by Chabear01

Posted for ZWT II - Eastern Europe/ Hungary This recipe is from "Bon Appetit Tastes of the World". Spoon this over egg noodles that have been tossed with butter and poppy seeds.

Top Review by Kittencalrecipezazz

this was very good, I did do a few amount adjustments, I use 1 heaping tablespoon of paprika and about 1/2 teaspoon cayenne pepper, it probably could have done with a little more cayenne pepper, thanks for sharing Char, this was made for KK's cookathon

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Season chicken with salt and pepper.
  2. Coat with flour, shaking off excess.
  3. Heat oil in heavy large skillet over high heat.
  4. Add chicken to skillet and saute until brown and crisp, about 4 minutes per side.
  5. Transfer chicken to plate.
  6. Add bell peppers, onion and garlic to skillet and saute for 5 minutes.
  7. Reduce heat to low.
  8. Add both paprikas and stir 2 minutes.
  9. Mix in broth, tomatoes and tomato paste.
  10. Return chicken to skillet.
  11. Bring liquids to simmer.
  12. Cover skillet and simmer gently until chicken is just cooked through, about 8 minutes.
  13. Transfer chicken to platter; keep warm.
  14. Increase heat to high and boil until sauce coats spoon thickly, about 8 minutes.
  15. Season with salt and pepper.
  16. Spoon Sauce over chicken.

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