Balsamic Chicken and Mushrooms

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Balsamic chicken and mushrooms is an easy one skillet dinner recipe for your busiest nights! The quick-cooking chicken cutlets are pan-fried, and then topped with a buttery, balsamic mushroom sauce that's flavored with plenty of garlic and fresh herbs. Serve the chicken and mushrooms with 3-ingredient mashed potatoes, a loaf of crusty bread, or fluffy buttermilk biscuits.

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2 T olive oil
4 boneless skinless chicken cutlets
kosher salt and ground black pepper ( to taste )
2 T salted butter
2 cloves garlic
2 c sliced mushrooms
1 T minced fresh rosemary
1 t minced fresh thyme leaves
1/4 c balsamic vinegar
1/4 c chicken broth
1 T sherry
  • Pat chicken dry and season on both sides with salt and pepper.
  • In a large skillet, heat olive oil over medium-high heat. When the oil shimmers, add the chicken cutlets to the pan. Cook until...
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Nutritions

Calories
212

Sodium
178mg
7% DV

Fat
16g
24% DV

Protein
9g
18% DV

Carbs
9g
3% DV

Fiber
1g
7% DV

Not just your average chicken quesadilla recipe! Stuffed with sweet corn, zesty black beans, and sauteed peppers and onions, the cheesy, flavorful, Mexican-inspired meal is a family-friendly dinner for any night of the week. Garnish each plate with sour cream, salsa, guacamole, or pickled red onions, and serve the quesadillas with a side of tortilla chips, pico de gallo, and summer corn salad. It's a fast, fresh, and tasty supper!

1 T olive oil
1/2 sweet onion
1/2 red bell pepper
1 clove garlic
1 c cooked, chopped chicken
15.5 oz can black beans
1 c corn
3/4 t kosher salt
1/4 t cumin
1/4 t chili powder
1/4 t smoked paprika
ground black pepper ( to taste )
2 T chopped fresh parsley or cilantro
8 flour tortillas
1 c grated Monterey Jack cheese
1 c grated cheddar cheese
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  • Heat olive oil in a large skillet over medium-high heat. Add the onion, bell pepper, and garlic; cook until lightly browned, about 1-2 minutes.
  • Reduce the heat to medium-low. Add the...
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Nutritions

Calories
1815

Sodium
2358mg
98% DV

Fat
130g
201% DV

Protein
56g
112% DV

Carbs
90g
30% DV

Fiber
18g
75% DV