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Orange Brandy Chicken

No recipe image available.An elegant, yet easy entrée. Chicken breasts are sautéed in butter and quick-braised in a sauce made with orange juice concentrate, chicken broth and brandy.

Recipe Ingredients:

4 boneless chicken breast halves
Salt and freshly ground black pepper to taste
1 teaspoon minced fresh rosemary or 1/2 teaspoon dried
2 tablespoons butter
1/3 cup frozen orange juice concentrate, thawed
1/3 cup chicken broth
2 tablespoons brandy
Orange slices for garnish (optional)

Cooking Directions:

  1. Season chicken with rosemary, salt and pepper.
  2. Melt butter in a large skillet over medium-high heat.
  3. Add chicken to skillet and sauté until brown, about 3 minutes per side.
  4. Add orange juice concentrate, chicken broth and brandy; simmer until chicken is just cooked through, about 5 minutes.
  5. Transfer chicken to plate; keep warm.
  6. Reduce pan juices until thickened to sauce consistency, stirring occasionally, about 5 minutes. Spoon sauce over chicken. Garnish with orange slices, if desired, and serve.

Makes 4 servings.