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Lucky's Quickie Chickie

Rated as 4.54 out of 5 Stars
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"Fresh basil is essential to get that fresh burst of flavor with a hint of sweet and sour in this dish. The ingredients are all on hand when my herb garden is in season! Add a salad and a favorite vegetable for a quick weeknight meal."
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Ingredients

20 m servings 157
Original recipe yields 2 servings

Directions

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  1. Heat olive oil in a nonstick skillet over medium-high heat. Season chicken with salt and pepper. Cook and stir chicken in the hot oil until chicken is no longer pink in the center, about 3 to 5 minutes. Stir basil, honey, and balsamic vinegar into chicken and cook for 1 more minute.

Footnotes

  • Cook's Note:
  • Any cut of chicken will work with this method; just adjust the cooking time accordingly.

Nutrition Facts


Per Serving: 157 calories; 6.8 5.3 17.8 48 334 Full nutrition

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There are quite a few recipes like this circulating the web but this one was less complicated, involving less steps. Man, was it good. I seasoned the chicken with some garlic salt as well as t...

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Lucky's Quickie Chickie Haiku: "Needed way more sauce. Barely covered the chicken. (Didn't change a thing.)" A nice and flavorful chicken, but would've greatly benefited from doubling, or tripli...

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There are quite a few recipes like this circulating the web but this one was less complicated, involving less steps. Man, was it good. I seasoned the chicken with some garlic salt as well as t...

The first time, I followed the recipe without any kind of alteration. Whereas we liked it OK, we felt there was room for improvement. First, there was not enough sauce to suit my husband. I star...

I'm amazed that such a quick dish could be SO delicious! I couldn't stop eating this, and ended up stuffed! I do have to say that this recipe would make 2 very skimpy servings. (6 ounces of te...

Lucky's Quickie Chickie Haiku: "Needed way more sauce. Barely covered the chicken. (Didn't change a thing.)" A nice and flavorful chicken, but would've greatly benefited from doubling, or tripli...

As a student, it's quick and easy to make. And cheap! I've done it with pork as well, which was also nice.

This raises the bar on a simple to make chicken dinner. I followed the recipe exactly including fresh basil which was so terrific in this dish with the honey and balsamic. 5 Stars for a simple ...

A very tender tasty easy chicken meal that will go with just about anything, we all loved it. There are not many chicken recipes that I don't previously marinate my chicken, but this one doesn't...

This is very good! I did double the seasonings. Thanks LN!

Dear friends, please try Lucky's recipe. It is delicious! Yes, quick and oh so tasty, definitely weeknight and company worthy! I tripled the sauce so that we would have plenty to spoon over a fa...