Lucky's Quickie Chickie

Lucky's Quickie Chickie

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Lucky Noodles 177

"Fresh basil is essential to get that fresh burst of flavor with a hint of sweet and sour in this dish. The ingredients are all on hand when my herb garden is in season! Add a salad and a favorite vegetable for a quick weeknight meal."
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Ingredients

20 m servings 157 cals
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Nutrition

  • Calories:
  • 157 kcal
  • 8%
  • Fat:
  • 6.8 g
  • 10%
  • Carbs:
  • 5.3g
  • 2%
  • Protein:
  • 17.8 g
  • 36%
  • Cholesterol:
  • 48 mg
  • 16%
  • Sodium:
  • 334 mg
  • 13%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

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  • ** Nutrient information is not available for all ingredients. Amount is based on available nutrient data.
  • (-) Information is not currently available for this nutrient. If you are following a medically restrictive diet, please consult your doctor or registered dietitian before preparing this recipe for personal consumption.

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  1. Heat olive oil in a nonstick skillet over medium-high heat. Season chicken with salt and pepper. Cook and stir chicken in the hot oil until chicken is no longer pink in the center, about 3 to 5 minutes. Stir basil, honey, and balsamic vinegar into chicken and cook for 1 more minute.

Footnotes

  • Cook's Note:
  • Any cut of chicken will work with this method; just adjust the cooking time accordingly.

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Most helpful positive review

There are quite a few recipes like this circulating the web but this one was less complicated, involving less steps. Man, was it good. I seasoned the chicken with some garlic salt as well as t...

Most helpful critical review

Lucky's Quickie Chickie Haiku: "Needed way more sauce. Barely covered the chicken. (Didn't change a thing.)" A nice and flavorful chicken, but would've greatly benefited from doubling, or tripli...

There are quite a few recipes like this circulating the web but this one was less complicated, involving less steps. Man, was it good. I seasoned the chicken with some garlic salt as well as t...

The first time, I followed the recipe without any kind of alteration. Whereas we liked it OK, we felt there was room for improvement. First, there was not enough sauce to suit my husband. I star...

I'm amazed that such a quick dish could be SO delicious! I couldn't stop eating this, and ended up stuffed! I do have to say that this recipe would make 2 very skimpy servings. (6 ounces of te...

As a student, it's quick and easy to make. And cheap! I've done it with pork as well, which was also nice.

This raises the bar on a simple to make chicken dinner. I followed the recipe exactly including fresh basil which was so terrific in this dish with the honey and balsamic. 5 Stars for a simple ...

Lucky's Quickie Chickie Haiku: "Needed way more sauce. Barely covered the chicken. (Didn't change a thing.)" A nice and flavorful chicken, but would've greatly benefited from doubling, or tripli...

This is very good! I did double the seasonings. Thanks LN!

A very tender tasty easy chicken meal that will go with just about anything, we all loved it. There are not many chicken recipes that I don't previously marinate my chicken, but this one doesn't...

This has been a favorite for a long time partly because it is so quick to make and makes wonderful use of my herb garden basil. Use any cut you'd like, adjust the cooking time. You may want to...