Chicken in Balsamic Cherry Sauce

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I won the Chicago semi-finals of the Simply Manischewitz recipe contest with this recipe. Sounds a little strange, but it really is good.

Rating:
★★★★★ 18 votes
Comments:
Serves:
6
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
45 Min
Method:
Stove Top

Blue Ribbon Recipe

Notes from the Test Kitchen:
YUMMMM! This one is a winner in our book too. I was a little unsure cherries and balsamic would mix.  I was pleasantly surprised. The flavors complemented one another wonderfully.

Ingredients

6
chicken breasts
2 tsp
salt
2 Tbsp
olive oil
1 c
thinly sliced onions
1/4 c
balsamic vinegar
1 1/2 c
chicken broth
1 jar(s)
cherry preserves

How to Make Chicken in Balsamic Cherry Sauce

Step-by-Step

  • 1Pat dry chicken and season with salt.
  • 2In a heavy skillet heat olive oil. Sauté seasoned chicken until browned, 12-15 minutes. Remove chicken. Add onions to skillet and sauté until tender, 5-6 minutes. Add vinegar and reduce to just a couple of tablespoons.
  • 3Add broth, bring heat to high and reduce by half.
  • 4Add cherry preserves and cook for an additional 5 minutes until the sauce is thick.
  • 5Return chicken to pan to heat through while spooning sauce over chicken. Serve hot.

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About Chicken in Balsamic Cherry Sauce

Course/Dish: Chicken
Main Ingredient: Chicken
Regional Style: American
Recipe For: The Best Chicken
Hashtags: #cherry, #balsamic, #chicken