Moroccan Chicken Thighs With Almonds and Raisins

Total Time
1hr 5mins
Prep 15 mins
Cook 50 mins

This Moroccan recipe is easy to make yet full of slow cooked flavor. Serve as is or over hot cooked couscous or rice.

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Heat the oil in a large pot or Dutch oven over medium heat. Add the garlic, ginger, turmeric, and cinnamon. Cook, stirring frequently, until fragrant (2-3 minutes).
  2. Add the tomatoes and cook, stirring occasionally until thickened (5-7 minutes). Use the spoon to break open the tomatoes and crush them.
  3. Add the chicken, sweet potato, golden raisins, water, salt, pepper and bring to a boil. Reduce heat and simmer, stirring occasionally, until the chicken is cooked through and the sweet potato is tender (25-35 minutes).
  4. Coarsely shred the chicken then stir in the lemon juice.
  5. Serve warm sprinkled with the almonds and cilantro.