Continuing with simple and delicious recipes, since the summer comes, and at this time, easy recipes have their honor, I ‘ll show you today a favorite recipe for chicken! Fillet of chicken drumsticks, with sweet cherry tomatoes, garlic, lemon and basil scent. A sweet-sour dish that smells like summer! Just spend 10-15 minutes of your time for its preparation and I promise you that this recipe will be one of your favorites! Serve it with basmati rice and a cool green salad!
Chicken with Cherry Tomatoes, Lemon zest and BasilPrint This
- ○ 20 cherry tomatoes
- ○ 2 cloves of garlic
- ○ zest and juice from a lemon
- ○ 1 tbsp spicy mustard
- ○ 1 tbsp honey
- ○ fresh basil
- ○ 3-4 tbsp olive oil
- ○ salt-pepper
Cut chicken thigh fillets into thin strips and season.
In a nonstick skillet, heat the olive oil over medium heat and saute the chicken for about 6-7 minutes, until golden brown on all sides.
Add the tomatoes and garlic, and continue cooking for another 2-3 minutes until slightly softened.
In a bowl, mix the honey with the mustard and the lemon and pour the chicken.
Mix gently, sprinkle basil and lemon zest and cook for another 5 minutes until the chicken is cooked.
Taste and correct the salt and pepper.
The recipe works just fine with chicken breast fillets, it just needs less cooking time.