Yield
8 servings (serving size: 1 1/4 cups)

In North Carolina, you'll find Brunswick stew is a common barbecue accompaniment, though it's hearty enough to be a main dish. Traditionally, it might include everything harvested on the farm and a few items from the woods (particularly squirrel), but this version limits the meats to chicken and pork.

How to Make It

Step 1

Cook bacon in a Dutch oven over medium-high heat until crisp. Add pork; sauté 5 minutes or until lightly browned. Add chicken; sauté 2 minutes. Add broth and 1 cup water; bring to a boil. Cover, reduce heat, and simmer 50 minutes or until pork is tender.

Step 2

Remove chicken from pan; shred with 2 forks. Return chicken to pan; add mashed potato, onion, green beans, and remaining ingredients. Bring to a simmer; simmer, uncovered, 45 minutes or until slightly thickened, stirring occasionally.

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