French Onion Chicken

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Cathy Jacobsen

By
@Cathycooks2

If you love french onion soup, then you will go crazy for this easy and healthy meal. Serve with oven roasted potatoes and asparagus.This is also great with 2 cups of fresh mushrooms which can be cooked along with the onions.

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Comments:
Serves:
4
Prep:
30 Min
Cook:
30 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

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  • 4 large
    boneless chicken breasts
  • 1 large
    onion cut into half circles
  • 3 Tbsp
    butter
  • 1/2 c
    dry white wine or chicken broth
  • 1 c
    shredded gruyere or swiss cheese
  • 1 Tbsp
    olive oil

How to Make French Onion Chicken

Step-by-Step

  1. Pound chicken breasts to 1/2 " thickness. Season well with Salt & Pepper. Melt 1 tbl of Olive oil and 1 tbls of butter in a large saute pan.Cook until brown on both sides. About 4-5 min each side.
  2. Remove chicken from pan and place into a baking dish, set aside. Melt 2 more tbls of butter in same saute pan. Add Onions and 1/4 tsp salt. cook until onions are light brown and slightly caramelized.
  3. Add 1/2 cup white wine or chicken broth and let cook for about 5 minutes or until most of the liquid is absorbed. Place onion mixture on top of chicken and add cheese. Bake uncovered for 30 minutes at 350 degrees

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About French Onion Chicken

Course/Dish: Chicken
Main Ingredient: Chicken
Regional Style: American
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, Healthy
Hashtags: #mushrooms, #Onion, #onions




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