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15-Minute Sautéed Chicken Breasts with Mustard and Tarragon
Try this quick-and-easy recipe that combines the great tastes of chicken, Dijon mustard and tarragon to your Healthiest Way of Eating. Fresh herbs are a great way to enhance the taste of your meals and enjoy extra health-promoting nutrients as well.
15-Minute Sautéed Chicken Breasts with Mustard and Tarragon Prep and Cook Time: 15 minutes

Ingredients:

Directions:

  1. Slice onion and press garlic and let sit for 5-10 minutes to bring out their hidden health benefits.
  2. Heat 1 TBS broth in a 10-12 inch stainless steel skillet. Healthy Sauté onion in broth over medium heat for 2 minutes.
  3. While onions are sautéing, cut chicken into pieces. Add chicken pieces and continue to sauté for another 3 minutes, stirring frequently to seal chicken on all sides. Add garlic and continue to sauté for another minute.
  4. Add mustard, 1/2 cup broth, and honey. Mix thoroughly and simmer uncovered for about 7-8 minutes on medium-high heat stirring occasionally to cook chicken evenly. This will also reduce sauce.
  5. While chicken is cooking, chop herbs and add at end with salt and pepper to taste.
Serves 4

Serving Suggestion: Serve with


Nutritional Profile

15 Minute Sauteed Chicken Breasts with Mustard, Tarragon
1.00 serving
(169.99 grams)
Calories: 173

NutrientDRI/DV


 protein57%






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15 Minute Sauteed Chicken Breasts with Mustard, Tarragon
1.00 serving
169.99 grams
Calories: 173

NutrientAmountDRI/DV
(%)
Nutrient
Density
World's Healthiest
Foods Rating
vitamin B313.55 mg858.8excellent
protein28.71 g576.0very good
vitamin B60.74 mg444.5very good
selenium21.73 mcg404.1very good
phosphorus274.31 mg394.1very good
pantothenic acid1.03 mg212.1good
vitamin B120.45 mcg192.0good
World's Healthiest
Foods Rating
Rule
excellent DRI/DV>=75% OR
Density>=7.6 AND DRI/DV>=10%
very good DRI/DV>=50% OR
Density>=3.4 AND DRI/DV>=5%
good DRI/DV>=25% OR
Density>=1.5 AND DRI/DV>=2.5%

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