Peach Chicken Picante is a quick dinner recipe using chicken, peaches and salsa! This delicious flavor combination will give you a sweet and spicy dish! #chickenbreastrecipes #easychickenrecipes #healthychickenrecipes www.savoryexperiments.com

Peach Chicken Picante

Course: Main Course, Main Dish
Cuisine: American
Keyword: picante chicken
Prep Time: 5 minutes
Cook Time: 15 minutes
Total Time: 20 minutes
Servings: 4
Calories: 607 kcal
Peach Chicken Picante is a quick dinner recipe using chicken, peaches and salsa to get a sweet and spicy dish. Serve over rice for a one dish meal!
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Ingredients

  • 12 ounces yellow peaches in natural juices or lite syrup
  • 3 chicken breasts boneless and skinless
  • 1 tablespoon extra virgin olive oil
  • 1/4 cup roasted red peppers diced
  • 1/2 cup Salsa
  • 2 tablespoons frozen orange juice concentrate
  • 2 tablespoons cilantro roughly chopped
  • 1/2 teaspoon crushed red pepper optional
  • 4 cups instant rice cooked
  • Fine sea salt and ground pepper

Instructions

  1. Drain peaches and reserve all liquid.
  2. Season chicken with fine sea salt and pepper. Heat extra virgin olive oil in large skillet over medium heat.
  3. Add chicken, cooking until browned and cooked through. Remove to a paper towel lined plate to drain.
  4. In the same skillet add roasted red pepper and cook for 2 minutes. Add peach liquid (NOT PEACHES), salsa, frozen orange juice concentrate and crushed red pepper, if desired. Bring to a low simmer, approximately 3-4 minutes.
  5. Add peaches and cilantro, stirring to combine. Add chicken, toss to coat with sauce and continue to cook for 2 minutes.
  6. Serve chicken and sauce over rice. Enjoy!
  7. If you've tried this recipe, make sure to come back and let us know how it was! 

Nutrition Facts
Peach Chicken Picante
Amount Per Serving
Calories 607 Calories from Fat 81
% Daily Value*
Fat 9g14%
Saturated Fat 1g6%
Cholesterol 108mg36%
Sodium 558mg24%
Potassium 967mg28%
Carbohydrates 84g28%
Fiber 3g13%
Sugar 11g12%
Protein 44g88%
Vitamin A 645IU13%
Vitamin C 22.5mg27%
Calcium 46mg5%
Iron 6.5mg36%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.