Title Value
Olive oil, divided
¼ cup
Onion, diced
All-purpose flour
¼ cup
4. Salt ½ teaspoon
Freshly ground black pepper
¼ teaspoon
6. Chicken thighs 8
7. Dry white wine ½ cup
Diced tomatoes
2 (14.5 ounce) cans
9. Tomato paste 2 teaspoons
White sugar, or more to taste
¼ teaspoon
Salt and ground black pepper to taste
¼ teaspoon
Chicken broth, or more as needed
½ cup
Black olives, pitted
½ cup
Chopped fresh parsley
1 tablespoon
Torn basil leaves
1 tablespoon


1 . Stage

Heat 2 tablespoons olive oil in a skillet over medium heat and cook onion, stirring often, until soft and translucent, about 5 minutes. Transfer to a pot.

2 . Stage

Combine flour, 1/2 teaspoon salt, and 1/4 teaspoon pepper in a large bowl. Toss chicken thighs in the flour mixture until evenly coated.

3 . Stage

Heat remaining 2 tablespoons olive oil in the skillet over medium heat, add chicken thighs, and brown on one side, without turning, for 5 minutes. Turn and cook until browned on the other side, about 5 minutes more. Transfer browned chicken thighs to the pot.

4 . Stage

Pour white wine into the skillet; bring to a boil. Stir to loosen all the browned bits of chicken and flavors in the skillet pour into the pot. Add diced tomatoes, tomato paste, and sugar; season with salt and pepper. Add as much chicken stock as needed to cover the chicken. Cover pot and simmer over medium heat, stirring occasionally, until chicken is no longer pink in the center, about 45 minutes.

5 . Stage

Stir in olives, parsley, and basil. Stir to heat through.