In this video, you’ll see how to make chicken cacciatore (“hunter’s chicken stew” in Italian) the Chef John way—no hunting license required. You’ll see how to brown the chicken pieces in just a bit of olive oil and deglaze the pan with the natural juices of sautéing onions and mushrooms. Then you’ll discover the secret to Chef John’s succulent chicken cacciatore. Bake it in the oven, and you have a simple, delicious one-pot chicken dish, and an easy cleanup job ahead. Serve your chicken cacciatore with pasta, polenta, rice, even mashed potatoes. This Italian-style comfort food will become a family favorite. Get the recipe for Chicken Cacciatore.