Category Archives: Breasts

Italian Chicken Alfredo – Slow Cooker

Slow Cooker Italian Chicken Alfredo

cooking spray
4 (4 ounce) skinless, boneless chicken breast halves
1/4 cup water
1 (.7 ounce) package dry Italian-style salad dressing mix
1 clove garlic, pressed
1 (8 ounce) package cream cheese, softened
1 (10.75 ounce) can condensed cream of chicken soup
1 (4.5 ounce) can chopped canned mushrooms
1 (8 ounce) package spaghetti
1 tablespoon chopped fresh parsley

Spray the crock of a slow cooker with non-stick cooking spray. Place chicken breasts in crock. Combine Italian dressing mix, and water in a small bowl. Pour over chicken; sprinkle with garlic, cover, and cook on Low 4 hours. After 4 hours, whisk softened cream cheese and cream of chicken soup together in a bowl. Pour over chicken; stir in mushrooms. Cover and cook on Low for 1 additional hour. Fill a large pot with lightly salted water and bring to a rolling boil over high heat. Once the water is boiling, stir in the spaghetti, and return to a boil. Cook the pasta uncovered, stirring occasionally, until the pasta has cooked through, but is still firm to the bite, about 12 minutes. Drain well in a colander set in the sink. To serve, spoon chicken and sauce over hot cooked pasta and sprinkle with parsley.

Bacon Garlic Chicken Breasts

Bacon Garlic Chicken Breasts

1/4 c Butter or margarine
1 Clove garlic; minced
2 ts Dried parsley flakes
1 ts Grated lemon rind
1/4 ts Salt
1/8 ts Hot pepper sauce
2 Whole chicken breasts (1 lb. each); halved
4 Bacon slices; cut in half

Place butter and garlic in 12 x 7-inch baking dish. Microwave for about 1 minute on High or until garlic is par- Italy cooked. Add remaining ingredients, except chicken breasts and bacon; mix well. Roll chicken breasts in seasoned butter; arrange skin side up and thick edges toward outside in buttered baking dish. Lay 2 half slices of bacon on each chicken breast. Cover dish with waxed paper. Microwave for 14 to 18 minutes on High or until meat is no longer pink in center. Let stand about 5 minutes before serving.

Asian Grilled Chicken

Asian Grilled Chicken

1/4 c Rice vinegar
2 tb Black bean paste
1/4 c Minced garlic
2 tb Minced fresh ginger root
1/2 c Minced scallions
1 tb Soy sauce
1 tb White wine
1 tb Dry mustard
1 tb Liquid hot pepper sauce
1 ts Peanut oil
1 lb Boneless skinless chicken breast
Combine all ingredients and mix well. Cover and chill for 2-4 hours or overnight. Remove chicken from marinade, drain well.

Grill 5 minutes per side or until cooked or, bake at 375 for 30 minutes(until juices run clear when pierced with a fork). Remove to a serving platter. Heat marinade until boiling and reduce a little. Simmer 3 minutes. Serve over grilled chicken. Garnish with cilantro leaves, if desired.

Amaretto Chicken

Amaretto Chicken

5 boned chicken breasts
1 tablespoon vegetable oil
3 tablespoons flour
3 tablespoons butter
1 1/2 teaspoons salt
1 1/2 tablespoons Dijon mustard
1 1/2 teaspoons ground pepper
1 6 1/4 oz can frozen orange juice
2 teaspoons paprika
1 cup amaretto
Mix the can of frozen orange juice with a half can of water. Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Combine flour, salt, pepper, paprika and garlic salt. Coat chicken with this mixture. Heat oil and butter in skillet and saut̩ chicken until brown. Remove and put in casserole. To skillet, add mustard, orange juice and Amaretto. Increase heat and boil, stirring constantly, until thick. Pour sauce over chicken and bake, covered, for 45 minutes. this can be frozen and reheated later. Serves 8 Р10.