1/4 cup dry unsalted Marcona almonds or blanched almonds
2 tablespoons EVOO
2 slices (1/2-inch thick) batard or baguette (reserve the rest of the loaf for serving)
1/3 cup fresh flat-leaf parsley leaves
1 tablespoon fresh lemon juice
2 cloves garlic, grated or finely chopped
3 tablespoons EVOO
2 to 3 tablespoons chopped fresh thyme
2 rounded tablespoons paprika
2 to 3 stalks celery with leafy tops, peeled and chopped
2 bay leaves
2 medium carrots, chopped
2 medium onions, chopped
1 red bell pepper, chopped
1 Fresno or other red chile pepper, finely chopped
Pinch saffron threads
Kosher salt and freshly ground pepper
One 32-ounce can whole peeled tomatoes
4 cups chicken stock
3 to 4 cups shredded Poached Chicken Breasts, recipe follows
1 cup Spanish green olives, coarsely chopped
Bread, for serving
4 whole bone-in, skin-on chicken breasts (for all white meat) or 3 whole 4-pound chickens (for a mix of white and dark meat)
1 tablespoon whole black peppercorns
8 cloves garlic, smashed
4 large bay leaves
4 carrots, coarsely chopped
4 stalks celery, coarsely chopped
2 lemons, sliced
2 onions, quartered
Herb bundle of fresh parsley, rosemary and thyme tied with kitchen string
The stew and the picada can be refrigerated in separate containers in the refrigerator for a make-ahead meal. Reheat the stew over medium heat, adding the picada and olives.
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