Olive 'n Fig Chicken for Two Recipe
Olive 'n Fig Chicken for Two Recipe photo by Taste of Home

Olive 'n Fig Chicken for Two Recipe

Publisher Photo
Olive fans will enjoy the elegance of this easy entree. “I love green olives and figs, so I put them together with chicken for a salty-sweet combination that’s perfect for a special meal.” —Carol Hull, Hermiston, Oregon
TOTAL TIME: Prep/Total Time: 25 min.
MAKES:2 servings
TOTAL TIME: Prep/Total Time: 25 min.
MAKES: 2 servings

Ingredients

  • 2 boneless skinless chicken breast halves (5 ounces each)
  • 1/8 teaspoon garlic salt
  • 1/8 teaspoon lemon-pepper seasoning
  • 1 tablespoon olive oil
  • 1/2 cup green olive tapenade
  • 1 tablespoon fig preserves
  • Sliced pimiento-stuffed olives, optional

Nutritional Facts

1 chicken breast half with about 2 tablespoons sauce equals 345 calories, 20 g fat (3 g saturated fat), 78 mg cholesterol, 822 mg sodium, 9 g carbohydrate, 1 g fiber, 30 g protein.

Directions

  1. Flatten chicken to 1/2-inch thickness; sprinkle with garlic salt and lemon-pepper. In a large skillet, cook chicken in oil over medium heat for 4-5 minutes on each side or until a meat thermometer reads reads 170°. Remove and keep warm.
  2. In the same skillet, cook tapenade and fig preserves over medium heat until heated through, stirring to loosen browned bits from pan. Return chicken to the pan; cook on low heat for 2-3 minutes or until chicken is heated through. Garnish with olives if desired. Yield: 2 servings.
Originally published as Olive 'n Fig Chicken for Two in Taste of Home

Nutritional Facts

1 chicken breast half with about 2 tablespoons sauce equals 345 calories, 20 g fat (3 g saturated fat), 78 mg cholesterol, 822 mg sodium, 9 g carbohydrate, 1 g fiber, 30 g protein.

Reviews for Olive 'n Fig Chicken for Two

AVERAGE RATING
   (0)
RATING DISTRIBUTION
5 Star
 (0)
4 Star
 (0)
3 Star
 (0)
2 Star
 (0)
1 Star
 (0)
MY REVIEW
Please Log In or Join to add a rating and review.
Click stars to rate
Any changes to your rating or review will appear where you originally posted your review
Loading Image
Loading Image
Advertise with us
ADVERTISEMENT
 

Contests & Promotions

Contests & Promotions

Follow Us

Advertise with us ADVERTISEMENT
Advertise with us ADVERTISEMENT