Recipe courtesy of Guerry Norwood

Brunswick Stew

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  • Total: 1 day 16 hr 50 min
  • Prep: 8 hr 20 min
  • Cook: 1 day 8 hr 30 min
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One 4-pound Chicken 

3 pounds pork loin

1 tablespoon salt 

5 ounces Worcestershire sauce 

4 ounces wine vinegar

4 ounces rice vinegar

2 large cans whole tomatoes

1 small red pepper, seeded

4 large Vidalia onion

16 ears white corn, shucked, boiled, kernels removed

Two 10-ounce packages frozen lima beans

Two 10-ounce packages frozen okra

Two 10-ounce packages frozen black eyed peas

6 medium garlic cloves minced

8 chicken broth bouillon cubes

1 tablespoon hot pepper sauce

1 tablespoon prepared mustard

32 ounces ketchup

10 ounces steak sauce

3 large lemons, juiced 

1 dash extra hot pepper sauce


  1. In a large pot or Dutch oven, over very low heat, cook chicken and pork over very low heat in seasoned water (salt, Worcestershire sauce, wine vinegar, rice vinegar and 1 quart water), covered, overnight. Next day pick meat from bone and pulse in food processor to small pieces. Then add back to the stock. To food processor pulse into small pieces tomatoes, red pepper, onions, corn, lima beans, okra and black eyed peas, and add them along with garlic cloves and bouillon cubes to stock. Then add hot pepper sauce, mustard, ketchup, steak sauce, lemon juice. Cook slowly on top of the stove, covered, stirring every 30 minutes or so for 8 hours. Stir in the extra hot pepper sauce. Then refrigerate for 24 hours and re-heat before serving.