Chicken Balsamico Recipe - Allrecipes.com
Chicken Balsamico Recipe
  • READY IN 30 mins

Chicken Balsamico

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"Yes, you can make a gourmet-style dish in just 30 minutes! It's as simple as this skillet chicken dish, served in a creamy balsamic sauce with olives, sun-dried tomatoes and feta cheese . . . yum!"

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Original recipe makes 4 servings Change Servings
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  • PREP

    10 mins
  • COOK

    20 mins
  • READY IN

    30 mins

Directions

  1. Heat the oil in a 10-inch skillet over medium-high heat. Add the chicken and cook for 10 minutes or until well browned on both sides. Remove the chicken from the skillet.
  2. Stir the garlic, vinegar and water in the skillet. Cook and stir for 1 minute. Stir in the soup, tomatoes, olives, if desired, and oregano and heat to a boil. Return the chicken to the skillet. Reduce the heat to low. Cook for 5 minutes or until the chicken is cooked through. Sprinkle with the cheese. Serve the chicken and sauce with the orzo.
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Footnotes

  • Substitution: You can use 1/2 cup thinly sliced sun-dried tomatoes instead of the 1 cup chopped plum tomatoes.
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Reviews More Reviews

Most Helpful Positive Review
Jan 11, 2011

I give it 4 stars because the time in the recipe was way off and the chicken, tho cooked through after adding about 20 minutes, was very tough and chewy. Next time(there will be a next time as the flavors were wonderful) I think I will either cube the chicken or cut in strips. It also could be pounded flat, then the cooking times would be correct. That said, I used a can of diced tomatoes instead of fresh. Otherwise, I followed the recipe. By the way, this could be cookied in the oven or crockpot and the flavors would even be better, I think.

 
Most Helpful Critical Review
Jan 06, 2011

Wasn't as tasty as I thought it would be. was pretty bland

 
Jan 24, 2011

Very good, easy recipe. Chicken cooked in a skillet comes out perfectly and juicy in 10 minutes. You have to heat the pan to high with the oil, throw the chicken in and cover the skillet. Cook 5 minutes each side. It will be done through if properly thawed.

 
Dec 03, 2010

This was absolutely delicious! I did not have olives but will use them next time and I did not use oregano because my kids don't like it, but the sauce was soo good and very low fat. This is one of my new favorite recipes!

 
Jan 25, 2011

Very good. I actually grilled pounded down chicken breasts and added them to the skillet for about 5 minutes (simmering). I also had some strips of poblano chiles that I needed to use, so, I tossed those into the mixture as well. The blurb by Campbell's states "sun dried tomatoes" --- and recipe calls for diced plum tomatoes....hmmmm...also, it doesn't seem to accept any other photos. Might be a Campbell recipe deal

 
Jan 24, 2011

I doubled the sauce receipe Can be made with mashed potatoes or rice Yummo~

 
Feb 07, 2011

Kinda blah

 
Jan 28, 2011

Good flavor. My chicken was also too chewy. Next time I will keep the chicken separate from the sauce and see how it turns out.

 

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Nutrition

  • Calories
  • 719 kcal
  • 36%
  • Carbohydrates
  • 89.4 g
  • 29%
  • Cholesterol
  • 79 mg
  • 26%
  • Fat
  • 20.9 g
  • 32%
  • Fiber
  • 6.5 g
  • 26%
  • Protein
  • 41.4 g
  • 83%
  • Sodium
  • 1042 mg
  • 42%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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