Blueberry Chutney for Grilled Chicken
Fresh blueberries and dried apricots are tossed with brown sugar and other tasty ingredients, then lightly simmered to create a delicious chutney. Serve this treat from our Test Kitchen warm or at room temperature.
Total TimePrep: 30 min. + marinating Grill: 10 min.
- 2 cups fresh or frozen blueberries
- 1/2 cup chopped dried apricots
- 1/3 cup packed brown sugar
- 1/3 cup finely chopped onion
- 3 tablespoons cider vinegar
- 3 teaspoons minced fresh gingerroot
- 1/2 teaspoon minced garlic
- 1/4 teaspoon ground coriander
- 1/2 cup Italian salad dressing
- 6 boneless skinless chicken breast halves (6 ounces each)
- For chutney, in a large saucepan, combine the first eight ingredients. Bring to a boil. Reduce heat to medium-low; cook, uncovered, for 20-25 minutes or until thickened, stirring occasionally.
- Meanwhile, pour salad dressing into a large resealable plastic bag; add the chicken. Seal bag and turn to coat; refrigerate for 20 minutes.
- Cool chutney to room temperature. Drain and discard marinade. Grill chicken, covered, over medium heat for 5-6 minutes on each side or until a thermometer reads 170°. Serve with chutney.
Nutrition Facts1 each: 344 calories, 10g fat (2g saturated fat), 94mg cholesterol, 348mg sodium, 29g carbohydrate (23g sugars, 2g fiber), 35g protein. Diabetic Exchanges: 5 lean meat, 1 starch, 1 fruit, 1 fat.
Originally published as Grilled Chicken with Blueberry Chutney in Simple & Delicious May/June 2007