Monday, July 4, 2011

Almond Orange Chicken Recipe


Almond Orange Chicken

  • {Recipe Courtesy of All Recipes.com}

Ingredients

  • 1 tablespoon butter
  • 2/3 cup sliced almonds
  • 6 (6 ounce) skinless, boneless chicken breast halves
  • salt and pepper to taste
  • 3 tablespoons butter, melted
  • 1 1/2 cups whipping cream
  • 1 tablespoon Dijon mustard
  • 2 tablespoons orange marmalade
  • 1/8 teaspoon red pepper flakes

Directions

  1. Melt 1 tablespoon butter in a skillet over medium heat. Stir in the almonds, and cook until light brown and toasted, about 4 minutes.
  2. Place the chicken breasts between two sheets of plastic wrap or waxed paper; flatten using a meat mallet or rolling pin. Season with salt and pepper to taste. Melt 3 tablespoons butter in a large skillet over medium meat; add the chicken breasts, and cook 1 minute on each side. Combine 1/2 cup almonds, cream, Dijon mustard, marmalade, and red pepper flakes with chicken, stirring to blend. Cook until sauce thickens, about 10 minutes. Serve chicken topped with sauce and remaining almonds.

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