Zesty Chicken with Artichokes and Garlic a Lean and Green Recipe
This one dish wonder is so full of flavor, you might actually FORGET it’s good old boring chicken breast. With just a few ingredients, you’ll take it from bland to wow in less than 20 minutes and have a meal on your hands your whole family will love.
1½ lb. boneless chicken breasts, cut into 1” cubes
1 12-15oz jar artichoke hearts IN WATER NOT OIL, drained well & chopped**
1/4 C green onions (scallions) tops only for garnish
In a large skillet, heat Roasted Garlic Oil in a pan over medium-high heat.
Add chicken and cook for 5-7 minutes on each side, until chicken is browned and firm.
Add artichokes and seasonings. Turn heat to medium and simmer for an additional 5 minutes, until artichokes are thoroughly heated and chicken is fully cooked.
Recipe Notes & Optavia Counts
Serving Size is 1/4 of recipe
0 - Lean
0 - Leaner
0 - Leanest
1 - Green
2 - Condiments
1 - Healthy Fat
** Artichokes used in this recipe have approx. 6 net grams of carbs, a little bit less than you would find in a 1C of green beans making them equivalent to 2 green portions.