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chicken vesuvio with mushrooms and peas

Recipe by
Lynnda Cloutier
Mission Viejo, CA

If you have extra juice left on the plate from the cooked chicken, be certain to stir the juices into the sauce for added flavor. Source unknown, but probably from Cuisine Tonight.

yield 2 serving(s)
prep time 15 Min
cook time 10 Min
method Stove Top

Ingredients For chicken vesuvio with mushrooms and peas

  • 2 tbsp. olive oil, divided
  • 2 boneless, skinless chicken breasts, trimmed, seasoned with salt and black pepper
  • 1 cup quartered cremini mushrooms, 2.5 oz
  • 2 tbsp. flour
  • 1 tbsp. minced garlic
  • 1/4 cup dry sherry
  • 1 cup low sodium chicken broth
  • 1/2 cup frozen green peas
  • 2 tsp. fresh lemon juice
  • salt and black pepper

How To Make chicken vesuvio with mushrooms and peas

  • 1
    Heat 1 Tbsp. oil in medium skillet over medium high heat til shimmering. Add chicken and sauté 4 minutes per side. Transfer chicken to a plate and tent with foil to keep warm. Heat remaining 1 Tbsp. oil in same skillet over medium Add mushrooms and cook 2 to 3 minutes. Stir in flour and garlic; cook, stirring constantly, about 1 minute.
  • 2
    Deglaze skillet with sherry and reduce til nearly evaporated. Whisk in broth and bring to a boil. Reduce heat to a simmer and cook til thickened, 3 to 4 minutes. Stir in peas and simmer 2 minutes. Stir in lemon juice, then season with salt and pepper. Serve sauce over chicken. Serves 2

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