- Servings Per Recipe: 4
- Amount Per Serving
- Calories: 247.3
- Total Fat: 11.0 g
- Cholesterol: 46.9 mg
- Sodium: 797.5 mg
- Total Carbs: 18.0 g
- Dietary Fiber: 1.8 g
- Protein: 18.9 g
Grandma's Bacon Apple ChickenSubmitted by: FIT2SWING
IntroductionBecause Grandma always loved flavors and Bacon. Because Grandma always loved flavors and Bacon.
* 4 boneless, skinless chicken-breast halves (5 ounces each)
* 1/2 teaspoon salt
* 1/2 teaspoon back pepper
* 2 teaspoons olive oil
* 4 slices bacon, chopped
* 1 cup chopped onion
* 1 medium Granny Smith apple, chopped
* 1 teaspoon dried thyme
* 1 cup apple cider
* 1/4 cup chicken broth
Sprinkle the chicken with salt and pepper. Heat olive oil in a large skillet over medium-high heat. Cook the chicken in the hot oil until browned and no longer pink inside, 4 to 5 minutes per side. Transfer to a plate and keep warm.
Add bacon to the skillet and cook until crisp and browned. Transfer bacon with a slotted spoon to paper towels to drain; set aside.
Discard most of the bacon drippings from the skillet. Add onion to the skillet and cook, stirring continually, for 3 minutes. Add apple and thyme. Cook, stirring, for 3 minutes.
Add cider and broth and cook, stirring occasionally, until thickened, about 5 minutes. Return the chicken to the skillet and cook until heated through. Sprinkle with the bacon and serve.
Number of Servings: 4
Recipe submitted by SparkPeople user FIT2SWING.