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Homestyle Chicken Packets

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Russ Myers

By
@Beegee1947

Seasoned chicken and vegetables that can be served in steaming hot individual packets.

If you enjoy moist chicken, add a few ice cubes, or if available, some frozen chicken broth cubes to the packet, it stays nice and moist

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
Comments:
Serves:
4 Servings
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
25 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

4 sheet(s)
(12 x 18 inches each) heavy duty aluminum foil
4
boneless chicken breast halves (1 to 1-1/4 pounds)
1/3 c
dijon mustard
1 Tbsp
dried basil leaves
2 tsp
paprika
2 medium
carrots, sliced into 1/4- inch coins
2 c
fresh mushroom slices
2 medium
zucchini squash, sliced into 1/4 in coins
2 Tbsp
butter

How to Make Homestyle Chicken Packets

Step-by-Step

  • 1Preheat oven to 450 degrees F or preheat grill to medium-high.
  • 2Center chicken on each sheet of aluminum foil.

    Spread dijon mustard over chicken breasts. Stir basil and paprika together and sprinkle over chicken. Top with vegetables and dot each packet with half a tablespoon of butter.
  • 3Bring up sides of foil and double fold. Double fold ends to form a packet, leaving room for heat circulation inside packet. Repeat to make four packets.
  • 4Bake 20 to 24 minutes on baking sheet in oven or grill 14 to 16 minutes on medium-high in covered grill.

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About Homestyle Chicken Packets

Course/Dish: Chicken
Main Ingredient: Chicken
Regional Style: American
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, Healthy