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Farmhouse Chicken Dinner Recipe

Farmhouse Chicken Dinner Recipe

Recipe provided by Philadelphia® Cream Cheese
TOTAL TIME: Prep Time: 15 min Total Time: 50 min YIELD:4 servings


  • 1/4 cup flour
  • 1/2 teaspoon pepper
  • 4 small bone-in chicken breast halves (1-1/2 lb.), skin removed
  • 1/4 cup KRAFT® Light Zesty Italian Dressing
  • 2 cups baby carrots
  • 1 onion, cut into wedges
  • 1 can (14-1/2 ounces) fat-free reduced-sodium chicken broth, divided
  • 2 cups instant brown rice, uncooked
  • 4 ounces (1/2 of 8-oz. pkg.) PHILADELPHIA® Neufchatel Cheese, cubed
  • 2 tablespoons minced fresh parsley


  • 1. MIX flour and pepper in shallow dish. Add chicken; turn to coat both sides of each piece. Gently shake off excess flour. Heat dressing in large nonstick skillet on medium heat. Add chicken, meat-sides down; cook 5 to 6 min. or until golden brown. Turn chicken. Add carrots, onions and 1 cup broth; cover. Simmer on medium-low 20 min. or until chicken is done (165°F).
  • 2. MEANWHILE, cook rice as directed on package; spoon onto platter. Use slotted spoon to remove chicken and vegetables from skillet; place over rice. Cover to keep warm.
  • 3. ADD Neufchatel and remaining broth to skillet; cook on high heat until Neufchatel is melted and sauce is well blended, stirring constantly. Simmer on medium-low heat 3 to 5 min. or until slightly thickened, stirring occasionally. Spoon over chicken and vegetables; top with parsley. Yield: 4 servings.

Nutritional Facts

1 each equals 470 calories, 12 g fat (5 g saturated fat), 100 mg cholesterol, 690 mg sodium, 51 g carbohydrate, 5 g fiber, 38 g protein.