Nana's Sweet Chicken

5
Norma M.

By
@amron1966

As a child my Nana would whip this dish up and I always felt like she spent hours making it perfect. Served with hot buttery rice or egg noodles and you have a meal to remember. Such good memories.

Rating:

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Comments:
Serves:
4 people
Prep:
10 Min
Cook:
1 Hr 10 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

  • 4
    boneless, skinless chicken breasts or thighs
  • 1 pkg
    dry onion soup mix
  • 1 bottle
    italian dressing (not creamy)
  • 1 jar(s)
    apricot jam (small)
  • 1
    sweet red pepper, cut into thin strips

How to Make Nana's Sweet Chicken

Step-by-Step

  1. Preheat oven to 350F.
    Spray a 2qt. casserole dish with vegetable spray.
  2. In a small bowl mix: dressing, onion soup mix and apricot jam well. Add the cut up peppers to this and mix well until all coated.
  3. In the casserole dish pour a quarter of the liquid mixture; top with the chicken breasts (salt and pepper lightly). Pour the remaining liquid mixture over the breasts.
    Cover pan with foil and bake in oven for 1 hour.
    Remove foil and continue baking for about 15 minutes, turning the breasts if you wish.
  4. Remove from oven and let sit for 5 minutes before serving over hot buttered rice or noodles. Enjoy.

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About Nana's Sweet Chicken

Course/Dish: Chicken
Main Ingredient: Chicken
Regional Style: Canadian
Dietary Needs: Dairy Free, Low Carb
Hashtags: #easy, #tasty, #chicken




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