Chicken and Mushrooms
~Trim Healthy Mama, Keto & Paleo Friendly~
Oh, how I love my Instant Pot let me count the ways! What’s not to love about an appliance that lets you have a whole meal done in minutes all in one pot! This chicken and mushroom recipe is sure to have your mouth watering over its creamy goodness!
Check Out the Recipe Below…
- 2 tablespoons avocado oil
- 1 large onion, diced
- 2 cloves garlic, minced
- 1 bay leaf
- 2 cups sliced baby Bella or cremini mushrooms
- 2 sprigs rosemary
- 2 pounds boneless skinless chicken thighs
- 2 teaspoons fine salt
- 1 teaspoon ground black pepper
- 1 teaspoon garlic powder
- ½ teaspoon ground nutmeg
- 2 tablespoons red wine vinegar
- ½ cup coconut cream or cashew cream, divided
- 2 tablespoons pastured gelatin (optional)
- Heat your pressure cooker on sauce mode.
- Pour in the avocado oil, then add the onion, garlic, and bay leaf.
- Sauté for 8-10 minutes until tender and aromatic.
- Add in the mushrooms and rosemary.
- Sauté for another 5 minutes until browned and tender.
- Add in the chicken thighs and seasoning.
- Sauté, stirring occasionally until the chicken is mostly browned.
- Add in the vinegar and stir, scraping up any seasoning that stuck to the bottom of the pan.
- Add in ¼ cup of cream. Cancel the sauté function, close the lid, and set to pressure cook on high for 10 minutes.
- When it’s done, release the pressure manually. Open the lid and set to reduce or sauté until it comes to a simmer.
- Stir, shredding the chicken with tongs or forks. Reduce the liquid by half, then stir in the remaining cream and gelatin until smooth.
- Transfer the chicken and sauce to a serving bowl. Let it cool for 5-10 minutes before serving, the sauce will get extra creamy in this time.
*Note: This recipe is an S for Trim Healthy Mamas and is Keto & Paleo Friendly.
*adapted from The Cast Away Kitchen
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