One-Skillet Italian Chicken

A new quick go to for our family! I use my large electric skillet for this dish. It generally fits 4 medium to large chicken breasts, which is just right for our family of nine.

With a little oil in the pan, place chicken breasts in a single layer. Season chicken with sea salt and ground pepper, and about ten whole cloves of garlic. Add about 1/4 c water to pan so spices do not burn. Place lid on pan and cook on medium to medium high heat until chicken is a light golden brown on the pan side. Turn over and cook another few minutes on the other side.

After chicken is mostly done, turn off heat, and slice chicken.
1 can of organic, diced tomatoes
1 can organic tomato sauce
1 cup pesto
Toss chicken and garlic in sauces to mix and coat well.

Cook on low heat for an additional 15 minutes to combine favors. Top with a few generous pinches of fresh grated Parmesan or other hard Italian cheese. Serve hot over gluten-free noodles, your favorite pasta or rice. We serve this with a large, green salad! Yum!


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I am a forty-something year old woman with a thousand interests. I am married to an incredible man who holds my heart. Living wholesome lives and training our children to lead lives that are worthy of the calling that God has for them is our hearts desire. Some of my interests include faith, family, adoption, homeschooling, whole and wholesome foods, cooking, sewing and living simply.
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2 Responses to One-Skillet Italian Chicken

  1. Gaye says:

    Yum, sneak in some zucchini for some added vegetables, something my family is always lacking!

  2. loving31 says:

    Sounds delish! I will have to try it. Thanks

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