"No Work" Citrus & Herb Chicken

By
Real Estate Agent with Keller Williams Realty Acadiana

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In only 10 minutes you can dress up your boring weeknight chicken with a fresh citrus and herb pan sauce! This “No Work” baked chicken recipe is a healthy, clean eating dinner that takes advantage of seasonal ingredients for a nutritious and FAST family meal.  Serve it with a glass of pinot noir or another light red wine and enjoy!

citrus herb chickenINGREDIENTS
  • 4 boneless, skinless chicken breasts (or about 8 chicken thighs)
  • ½ cup honey
  • ½ cup Dijon mustard
  • 2 tablespoons freshly-squeezed orange juice
  • 2 sprigs fresh rosemary
  • 2 sprigs fresh thyme
  • 1 orange, sliced into rounds
  • 1 lemon, sliced into rounds
  • Salt and pepper, to taste
 
INSTRUCTIONS
  1. Preheat oven to 425 degrees F.
  2. In a bowl, whisk together honey, mustard, and orange juice.
  3. Place chicken in a large baking dish (about 9-inch by 13-inch) that has been sprayed with cooking spray. Sprinkle chicken with a little bit of salt and pepper, to taste.
  4. Pour sauce over chicken and toss to make sure that each piece of chicken is well coated. Place citrus slices and sprigs of fresh herbs in the dish (tucked among the chicken).
  5. Bake for 30-40 minutes, or until meat thermometer reads 165 degrees F. Be sure to spoon plenty of the delicious pan sauce over the chicken before serving!

Originally posted at: Lafayette Real Estate News

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Comments (5)

Bob Ratliff
Robert Ratliff Realty - San Antonio, TX
"Sold with Bob"

Thanks for the great recipe at first when I read the first few words of sentence "In only 10 minutes you can dress up your boring weeknight chicken", I thought you might be talking about some of our crazy clientele-buyers-sellers.....lol

Jan 06, 2016 01:15 AM
David Popoff
DMK Real Estate - Darien, CT
Realtor®,SRS, Green ~ Fairfield County, Ct

mm mmm good, chicken herbs and orange/lemon will be cooking this over the weekend.

Jan 06, 2016 03:20 AM
Nina Hollander, Broker
Coldwell Banker Realty - Charlotte, NC
Your Greater Charlotte Realtor

A no work recipe--my favorite. I love chicken with any citrus acoompaniment. Will definitely try this one.

Jan 06, 2016 05:57 AM
Sybil Campbell
Fernandina Beach, FL
Referral Agent Amelia Island Florida

Thanks for the yummy sounding recipe for baked chicken.

Jan 06, 2016 09:06 AM
Suzanne Strickler
Realty Mark Associates - Havertown, PA
School is never out for the Successful.

I enjoy trying new recipes. Thanks for the post.

Jan 07, 2016 02:10 AM