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Chicken Estofado Soup “Estofado de Pollo” Recipe

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Whole chicken
1 onion in quarters
4 cloves peeled garlic
1 TBS salt (more if needed)

Boil for 1 ˝ hours in large pot until chicken is tender
Strain the liquid and shred chicken and put in separate bowl

5 plum tomatoes halved
2 tomatillos halved
˝ cup sesame seeds
1 tsp oregano
1 onion
3 cloves garlic

4 slices bread, fried in oil until toasted
Small bunch of chopped parsley

Boil tomatoes and tomatillos in small pot of water for 15 minutes.

In pan sauté chopped onion and then add garlic, sesame seeds, oregano, pinch of pepper. Then blend in a blender, the tomatoes, tomatillos, onion, sesame mixture and fried bread. Add a little oil to large pot and heat, then add blended mixture through strainer for a smooth consistency and add 4 cups of chicken broth.




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