Chicken Oregano with Sweet Peppers


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Nutritional Info
  • Amount Per Serving
  • Calories: 240.4
  • Total Fat: 3.0 g
  • Cholesterol: 99.1 mg
  • Sodium: 555.9 mg
  • Total Carbs: 10.9 g
  • Dietary Fiber: 2.5 g
  • Protein: 42.7 g

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Serve this on top of a bed of brown rice. Serve this on top of a bed of brown rice.


    • 1.5 lbs. chicken pieces, skin removed
    • 1/4 teaspoon salt
    • 1/4 teaspoon ground pepper
    • cooking spray
    • 1 clove garlic, chopped
    • 1 lemon, sliced
    • 1 tomato, chopped
    • 1/4 cup onion, chopped
    • 1/4 cup fresh parsley, chopped
    • 1 tablespoon fresh oregano (or one teaspoon dried)
    • 1/4 cup white grape juice
    • 3/4 cup low sodium chicken broth
    • 1 medium, sweet green pepper, cut into strips
    • 1 medium, sweet red pepper, cut into strips


1. Sprinkle chicken with salt and pepper.

2. Lightly coat a nonstick skillet with cooking spray.

3. Cook chicken over medium heat until light brown (about 15 minutes), turning once. Reduce heat.

4. Sprinkle garlic, lemon, half of tomato, onion, parsley and oregano over chicken pieces in skillet.

5. Add grape juice and broth.

6. Cover and simmer for 15 minutes.

7. Add remaining tomato and sweet peppers, cover and continue to simmer for 7-10 minutes or until chicken is tender and cooked through.

Serves 4.

Reprinted with permission by Public Health Seattle & King County

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  • Very Good
    2 of 2 people found this review helpful
    This was very good dish. I made it the night before and the flavors had time to blend together. I think next time I may not slice a lemon but add some lemon juice. It was very good! I will make it agian. - 9/22/08

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  • Incredible!
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    This is the first sparks recipe we have tried and we loved it. - 6/3/07

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  • This was delicious. I made it the night before eating it. This is the second time I have made it. - 8/12/12

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  • The blend of the flavors is wonderful - 2/13/12

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  • Very delicious! I am a big fan of chicken with garlic and lemon...the peppers were a nice addition as well, and everything cooked perfectly. - 7/28/11

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  • very good will make again - 3/27/11

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  • Alright this is what we are talking about. - 3/26/11

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  • yes--very good-- - 3/26/11

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  • This sounds very good.......will give it a try. - 3/26/11

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  • even better the second night . good tasting . not hard to make . - 3/26/11

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  • Very tasty. - 3/26/11

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  • wonderful
    - 3/26/11

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  • Wow, I have tried similar recipe with Mexican spices. - 3/26/11

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  • This was really delicious, great with the brown rice, we made it with chicken breasts & legs, the flavor was very unique, a nice change from the regular chicken dinner. Don't skip the wine in it, that is what gives it the unique flavor. - 1/13/11

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  • It was good but didn't like the taste of the green peppers. will use a different vegetable next time - 1/9/11

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  • Very good! Tons of flavor and easy to make! - 9/24/10

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  • Tasted great! Have made this twice and thought it was great each time. I used dried oregano and parsley though because i could not find any fresh at my local market... Put over some brown rice and was very filling. - 7/12/10

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  • This is the best chicken recipe I have ever used! Have made it 5 or 6 times and it is excellent. I increased the garlic to 2 cloves. Also, we eat it with no rice or noodles (I think it takes away from the marvelous flavor of the dish. - 2/5/10

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  • Really good recipe. I didn't have sliced lemon so used lemon peel. Also added sliced mushrooms. Very good - 12/13/09

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  • I love this recipe, fast ,easy ,tastes awesome! - 11/19/09

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  • My husband fixed this last night. Very tasty, we both enjoyed it. He used boneless chicken breasts, chopped into about 2 in chunks. Served it over white rice, but we'll try penne pasta next time. - 10/1/09

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  • We decided to double this recipe so the whole family could enjoy - plus leave my dinners for the week. The lemon was a bit powerful when you bit into the rhine so we just made sure not to eat that part ;) Yes, we will definately create this again! Yeah Pampered Chef Mandoline for cutting veggies! - 9/13/09

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  • This was really good. I mad white rice with it and mixed it together. Good stuff!! - 9/13/09

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  • Liked the recipe but something was missing... I thought it needed a little bit of ..... um, something. Maybe I'll try a dollop of fat free sour cream in it next time and nix the lemon. - 7/19/09

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  • Excellent flavor! - 5/4/09

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