How to make Italian Chicken and Peppers easy recipe


How to make Italian Chicken and  Peppers easy recipe

Italian Chicken and  Peppers is a colored and tasty second course, ideal for daily dinner or lunch. The ingredients of this recipe are simple and bring all the aromas of the summer. 

Chicken legs, red and yellow peppers, oregano, and rosemary, render this dish unique in its simplicity.

In this recipe, I also add white wine and onion: these ingredients, when added towards the end, give the chicken a sweet and sour taste. If you are looking for a second course easy and quick, perfect for the spring and the summer, then Italian Chicken and  Peppers is the recipe for you!

White chicken meat is good, light, and versatile. It can be prepared in many different ways, in Italy, one of the most classic is Chicken and Peppers!

Famous are the typical trattorias that offer it, especially in the Castelli Romani area. The perfect chicken with peppers recipe? Here she is! The shoe is mandatory!

If you are looking for other chicken recipes, here are some very good ones:

Chicken Cacciatore

Beer-Braised chicken

But now let’s see how to make Italian Chicken and Peppers.

Italian Chicken and  Peppers
Italian Chicken and  Peppers

Recipe Difficulty Level: easy Servings: 4


  • 800 g (28 oz) of chicken legs
  • 2 big peppers (one red and one yellow)
  • 1 onion
  • 1 glass of white wine
  • Salt
  • Black pepper
  • Rosemary
  • Oregano
  • Extra virgin olive oil


Clean and cut the peppers into pieces (not too small). Cut the onion in rounds. Keep apart.

In a thread of oil, brown the chicken legs on high heat for 5 minutes.

Add peppers, onion, salt, black pepper, oregano, and rosemary.

Cook for another 5 minutes.

Add the white wine and cook on high heat until it evaporates.

Cover and cook on low heat for 45 minutes.

From time to time, remember to mix and add a little bit of hot water if it becomes too dry.

Your meal is ready, Enjoy! Buon appetito!

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