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Chicken Marsala

4
2
2
Smartpoints value per serving
Total Time
36 min
Prep
15 min
Cook
21 min
Serves
4
Difficulty
Moderate
Our lightened-up, wine-infused mushroom sauce is so delicious, you’ll want to serve it over rice or pasta to soak up every drop.

Ingredients

olive oil

2 tsp

fresh mushroom(s)

1 cup(s), sliced

uncooked boneless skinless chicken breast(s)

1 pound(s), four 4-oz pieces

dried thyme

1 tsp

table salt

½ tsp

black pepper

¼ pinch

table wine

½ cup(s), Marsala variety

canned beef broth

1¼ cup(s), reduced-sodium, divided

cornstarch

1½ Tbsp

Instructions

  1. Heat oil in a large skillet over medium-high heat. Add mushrooms and sauté until tender and releasing liquid, about 5 minutes.
  2. Meanwhile, place chicken on a plate and season both sides with thyme, salt and pepper. Move mushrooms to outer edge of skillet once cooked. Place chicken in center of skillet and sauté until golden, about 2 to 3 minutes per side.
  3. Add wine to skillet and simmer 1 minute. Add 3/4 cup of broth and simmer, uncovered, until chicken is tender and cooked through, about 8 minutes.
  4. Dissolve cornstarch in remaining 1/2 cup of broth and add to skillet. Simmer until sauce thickens, stirring constantly and incorporating mushrooms into the liquid, about 1 minute. Serve chicken with mushroom sauce spooned over top. Yields 1 chicken breast half and about 1/3 cup of sauce per serving.

Notes

Garnish with fresh thyme.

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