Tomato Basil Chicken

Tomato Basil Chicken Recipe

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Vickie Parks

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@Northwestgal

As easy as this recipe is to make, and the list of so few ingredients, the outcome is a wonderfully delicious meal. It can be served as is, or you can serve it over cooked pasta (to enjoy with the pan sauce).

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Comments:
Serves:
6
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
20 Min
Method:
Stove Top

Ingredients

  • ·
    olive oil, for sauteing
  • 1 1/2 lb
    skinless boneless chicken breasts, cut into 6 fillets
  • ·
    salt and pepper, to taste
  • 1/2 Tbsp
    dried oregano
  • 1 lb
    cherry tomatoes, halved
  • 4 clove
    garlic, minced
  • 1/4-1/2 c
    fresh basil, chopped
  • 2 Tbsp
    light butter (brummel & brown is a good brand)
  • 6
    servings of cooked pasta (optional)

How to Make Tomato Basil Chicken

Step-by-Step

  1. Heat olive oil in a large skillet set over medium-high heat.
  2. Season both sides of chicken breasts with salt, pepper, and oregano. Place in heated skillet and cook about 5 minutes each side, or until cooked throughout.
  3. Turn heat to medium, and then add the halved cherry tomatoes and garlic. Cook about 4-5 minutes more.
  4. Add basil and butter to skillet, and stir until well combined. Season with additional salt and pepper, if desired. Turn heat to low and let simmer about 5 more minutes.
  5. Serve as is or over cooked pasta.

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About Tomato Basil Chicken

Course/Dish: Chicken
Main Ingredient: Chicken
Regional Style: Italian
Other Tag: Quick & Easy




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