Chicken Smothered in Peanut Sauce

Chicken Smothered In Peanut Sauce Recipe

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Nikki 66RQS

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@Smilyn

One of our family's favorite dinner recipe! Serve with steamed rice and a salad.

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

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Serves:
4 - 6
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
20 Min

Ingredients

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  • 1 medium
    yellow onion
  • 4 - 6 medium
    chicken breasts, boneless and skinless, cutlets
  • 1/4 tsp
    smoked sweet paprika
  • 1 can(s)
    diced tomatoes, drained and juices reserved (15 ounce-can)
  • 3 Tbsp
    peanut butter, creamy and natural
  • 1/4 c
    cilantro, fresh
  • 2 clove
    garlic, smashed and diced
  • 1/4 tsp
    red pepper flakes
  • c
    cooked rice (brown or white)
  • ·
    salt and pepper to taste

How to Make Chicken Smothered in Peanut Sauce

Step-by-Step

  1. Coat a large skillet with nonstick spray and warm over med-high heat. Add the onion and cook, stirring, for 5 minutes, or til softened. Add the chicken to the skillet and cook 3-4 minutes on each side or til browned.
  2. Meanwhile in a blender combine the reserved tomato juice, salt, paprika, pepper, peanut butter, cilantro, garlic, and red-pepper flakes. Blend til smooth. Pour over the chicken and add the tomatoes.
  3. Bring to a boil over high heat. Reduced heat to low, cover, and simmer for 25 minutes. Serve over rice or barley.

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About Chicken Smothered in Peanut Sauce

Course/Dish: Chicken
Regional Style: Asian
Other Tag: Quick & Easy




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