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Chicken with Wild Mushrooms and Balsamic Cream Sauce Recipe

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Submitted by alleycat_lady

Makes 6 servings



Chicken with Wild Mushrooms and Balsamic Cream Sauce

Recipe Ingredients for Chicken with Wild Mushrooms and Balsamic Cream Sauce

1/2 lb orzo pasta
2 tbsp olive oil
24 oz chicken breasts, bonless
2 tbsp butter
12 shitake mushrooms, stems removed, sliced
12 button mushrooms, sliced
12 white mushrooms, sliced
2 cloves garlic, chopped
1 tbsp fresh thyme leaves, chopped
2 shallots, thinly sliced
2 tbsp flour
1 1/2 cup chicken stock
1 tbsp balsamic vinegar
3 tbsp heavy cream
1/4 cup fresh parsley, chopped

Recipe Directions for Chicken with Wild Mushrooms and Balsamic Cream Sauce

  1. Heat water in a large pot. Salt when boiling and put in orzo. Cook until al dente.

  2. Preheat a large nonstick skillet over medium-high heat and add oil. Season the chicken with salt and pepper and add to skillet. Cook 5 to 6 minutes per side. Remove from pan and cover with foil to keep warm.

  3. Reduce skillet heat a little and add butter. Once butter has melted add mushrooms and cook, stirring occasionally. Once they have browned, season with salt and pepper, then add garlic, thyme and shallots. Cook, stirring occasionally, for about 2 minutes or until shallots are wilted. Sprinkle skilley with flourpan and cook 2 minutes more. Whisk in stock, vinegar and ceram. Turn heat to high and simmer 2 minutes, or until sauce thickens.

  4. Slice the chicken at an angle. Add chicken to skillet and heat with pasrley, about 1 minute.

  5. To serve, pour chicken and sauce mixture over orzo.

Categories

Main Dish

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 459.0g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
535
Calories from Fat
191
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
21.2g
33%
Saturated Fat
7.4g
37%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
149mg
50%
Sodium
680mg
28%
Potassium
791mg
23%
Total Carbohydrates
46.5g
16%
Dietary Fiber
4.2g
17%
Sugars
6.7g
Protein
42.5g
Vitamin A 12% Vitamin C 11%
Calcium 6% Iron 26%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
B+
  Good points
  • High in niacin
  • High in pantothenic acid
  • Very high in selenium
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