Stove Top, Oven Or Slow Cooker Chicken Cacciatore

"You know what I love about Chicken Cacciatore It cooks by itself. You can sit down with a bottle of wine....I mean, a glass....and just enjoy the smells coming out of your kitchen."
-- @cafedelites

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Just about everything on @cafedelites page would be ideal for a dinner party. What about this gorgeous and sumptuous Chicken Cacciatore? A perfect dish to partially do ahead and finish on the stove as guests arrive.
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Prep time 10mins
Cook time 50mins
Serves or Makes: 6

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  • 6 skinless, bone-in chicken thighs
  • Salt and pepper, to season
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil (more if needed)
  • 1 onion, diced
  • 2 tablespoons minced garlic (or 8 cloves)
  • 1 small yellow bell pepper (capsicum), diced
  • 1 small red bell pepper (capsicum), diced
  • 1 large carrot, peeled and sliced
  • 300 gram mushrooms, sliced
  • 1/2 cup pitted black olives
  • 8 sprigs thyme
  • 2 tablespoons each freshly chopped parsley and basil plus more to garnish
  • 1 teaspoon dried oregano
  • 150 milliliter red wine
  • 820 gram crushed tomatoes
  • 2 tablespoons tomato paste
  • 200 gram Roma tomatoes, halved
  • 1/2 teaspoon red pepper flakes
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