Community Recipe
from [robinarroyave]

Creamy Chicken and Leek Stew

  • Yield: 4 servings


  • 4 tablespoon(s) unsalted butter
  • 6 ounce(s) mushrooms, sliced
  • 4 stalk(s) celery, chopped
  • 3 medium leeks, thinly sliced (white part only)
  • 1/2 cup(s) dry white wine
  • 1 cup(s) heavy cream
  • 14 1/2 can(s) chicken broth
  • 4 boneless, skinless chicken breasts, cut into 1-in. pieces
  • 2 tablespoon(s) fresh tarragon, chopped
  • 1 (8-oz.) package(s) cream cheese, at room temperature
  • salt
  • freshly ground black pepper


Heat butter in a large saucepan over high heat. Add mushrooms, celery, and leeks. Saute, stirring constantly, for 3 minutes. Add wine, cream, and chicken broth. Bring mixture to a boil. Cook for 7 minutes. Reduce heat, add chicken and tarragon, and simmer for 10 minutes. Stir in cream cheese until blended. Season with salt and pepper.

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