about 2 quarts or 6 to 8 servings

How to Make It

Step 1

Melt shortening in a large Dutch oven. Sauté chicken in shortening until brown on all sides. Add 6 cups water, and bring to a boil. Cover and simmer 1 hour or until chicken is tender. Remove chicken from broth; cool. Bone chicken, and chop meat.

Step 2

Bring broth to a boil; stir in chopped chicken, onion, potatoes, carrots, lima beans, salt, and pepper; simmer, uncovered, 30 minutes.

Step 3

Combine flour and remaining water, stirring until smooth. Stir flour mixture into stew; cook, stirring constantly, until thickened.

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