Chicken Breast Recipe With Cream And Tarragon
This chicken breast recipe is naughty but nice.
Healthy eating is as much about enjoying the foods you
particularly like, as it is about eating in moderation the
foods that are healthy for you.
This chicken recipee is quick, easy and you can prepare and
cook it in well under 20 minutes. Chicken breast make an ideal mid-week meal or even a convenient dinner party chicken recipee.
Try serving it with mangetout or very lightly cooked french
You'll need fresh (not frozen) boneless and skinned chicken
breasts. You'll find further information on the nutritional
value of this chicken recipe by clicking on the link below:
Quick and easy
chicken breast recipe with tarragon
Preparation Time: 5 minutes
Cooking Time: : 15 minutes
2 tbls butter or margarine
1 tbls olive oil
4 chicken breasts (halved, skinned and boned)
3qtr cup dry white wine or vermouth
2 tsp Dijon mustard
1 tbls chopped fresh tarragon or 1tsp dried
half tsp salt (optional)
freshly ground pepper
3 qtr cup heavy cream
Gently heat oil in large frying pan and melt margarine
With heat set at medium-high, add chicken breasts and
cook until lightly browned on both sides (about 4 mins
each side). Once cooked, remove from pan and set aside
Add wine to pay, bring to boil and scrape the pan sediments
from the bottom (be sure to use a wooden spoon). Stir in
mustard, tarragon, salt and pepper to taste.
Whisk in the cream and boil until the mixture thickens
slightly (approximately 3 mins)
Return Chicken to pan, coating it in the sauce and then
simmer for a further 7-8 minutes, until tender.
Remove chicken to serving platter and spoon the sauce over
While this chicken breast recipe has more calories on account
of using cream, chicken breast is nevertheless a healthy
low fat meat, which helps to balance the addition of cream.
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