Chicken Almendrado

Chicken Almendrado Recipe

No Photo

Have you made this?

 Share your own photo!

Kitchen Crew

By



Rating:

☆☆☆☆☆ 0 votes

Ingredients

Add to Grocery List

  • 1/2 c
    onion, chopped
  • 2 Tbsp
    butter
  • 1 Tbsp
    vegetable oil
  • 1 c
    chicken broth
  • 1/4 c
    almonds, slivered
  • 1 Tbsp
    red chiles, ground
  • 1 tsp
    vinegar
  • 1/2 tsp
    sugar
  • 1/2 tsp
    cinnamon, ground
  • 2
    chicken breasts, halved and boneless
  • ·
    almonds, slivered

How to Make Chicken Almendrado

Step-by-Step

  1. Cook and stir onion in margarine and oil in a 10-inch skillet, until tender.
  2. Stir in broth, 1/4 cup of almonds, the ground red chiles, vinegar, sugar and cinnamon.
  3. Heat to boiling; reduce the heat and simmer, uncovered, for 10 minutes.
  4. Spoon mixture into a blender container, cover and blend on low speed until smooth, about 1 minute.
  5. Return sauce to skillet.
  6. Dip chicken breasts into the sauce to coat both sides.
  7. Place skin sides up in a single layer in the skillet.
  8. Heat to boiling and then reduce the heat, cover and simmer until done, about 45 minutes.
  9. Serve sauce over chicken and sprinkle with the remaining slivered almonds.

Printable Recipe Card

About Chicken Almendrado

Course/Dish: Chicken
Other Tag: Quick & Easy




Leave a Comment

25 Delicious Recipes For Newlyweds

25 Delicious Recipes for Newlyweds

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Now that you've done that whole marriage thing, tackling these delicious recipes shouldn't be a problem. From breakfast to dinner to dessert, these are recipes any newlywed should be able...

22 Mouth-watering Fried Chicken Recipes

22 Mouth-Watering Fried Chicken Recipes

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Fried chicken makes everything better. Here are 22 oh-so-wonderful recipes to make homemade fried chicken!

Easy Grilled Chicken Recipes

Easy Grilled Chicken Recipes

Kitchen Crew

When the weather gets warmer, my grill gets a workout. Chicken becomes a staple in my dinner rotation and grilled chicken is seriously one of the simplest meals to prepare...