Skinny chicken Cacciatore with Mozzarella

Bibby's Kitchen
4 servings Prep: 15 mins, Cooking: 1 hr By Food24
Tap for method
Tap for method

Ingredients (15)

250 g portabellini mushrooms — halved, diced
1 red onion — diced
1 garlic — cloves, minced
1 pepper — orange or yellow, deseeded and chopped
4 chicken breast fillets — skinned and deboned
1/3 cup wine — dry white
400 g tinned tomatoes — chopped
1/2 cup stock — chicken
1/4 tsp dried chilli flakes — red
lemon — peel only
3 bay leaves
1 tsp sugar — or xylitol
fresh thyme — and oregano
salt and freshly ground black pepper — to taste
mozzarella cheese
Tap for ingredients
Tap for ingredients

Method:

Heat 1 tablespoon olive oil in a deep sided frying pan. Sauté the mushrooms on a high heat for several minutes until nicely browned. Season with salt and pepper. Transfer the mushrooms to a plate. Heat the remaining olive oil in the same pan and add the onion. Cook over a medium heat until softened. Add the garlic and sweet peppers and cook for a further 2 minutes.

Season the chicken fillets on both sides with salt and freshly ground black pepper. Shift the vegetables to the side of the pan and brown the chicken on both sides. Deglaze the pan with the wine and reduce by half. Add the tomatoes, stock, chilli, lemon peel, sugar and herbs. Return the mushrooms to the pan, cover with a lid and simmer for about 20 minutes. Adjust seasoning if needed. Place the mozzarella on top and brown under a hot grill until the cheese is bubbling and golden.

Recipe reprinted with permission of Bibby’s Kitchen@36. To see more recipes, please click here.

To receive quick and convenient weekday recipes, join our Easy Weekday Meals mailing list, and for up-to-date trending food, restaurant and wine news subscribe to our Editor’s Weekly newsletter.

 



Related Recipes

Next Post

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Food24 Team Loves

Newsletter

Get weekly access to our best recipes, tips and tricks

Sign Up

Login to your account below

Fill the forms below to register

Subscribe to Newsletter

Retrieve your password

Please enter your username or email address to reset your password.