Chicken and Oxtail Sancocho
  • ½ pound of chicken (Combination of leg, breast and wing. Or, if you wish, only thighs.)
  • ½ pound of oxtail
  • 2 whole scallions
  • 2 scallions, chopped
  • 1 diced onion
  • 1 red chopped tomato
  • 2 green plantains, peeled and cut into halves
  • 2 large yuccas, peeled and chopped
  • Finely chopped cilantro
  • Salt, cumin, color and pepper to taste
  1. In a large pot, add the oxtail and enough water to completely cover it. Add the tomato, onion and scallions. Cover the pot and cook over high heat for about an hour.
  2. Next, add the chicken and the plantains to the broth. Lower the heat to medium and cover. Cook for another half an hour.
  3. Then, add the yucca and seasoning. Cook for another 20 minutes.
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