Chicken with Maple-hazelnut Sauce

Chicken with Maple-hazelnut Sauce
  • 4 servings
  • 0:05 Preparation
  • 0:18 Cooking
  • 0:23 Total Time

Ingredients

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  • 1/3 cup
    (80 mL)

    hazelnuts

  • 4

    chicken breasts

  • 3 Tbsp.
    (45 mL)

    Dijon mustard

  • black pepper to taste

  • 3 Tbsp.
    (45 mL)

    butter

  • 2

    shallots sliced very thin

  • 1/4 cup
    (60 mL)

    pure maple syrup

  • 1/2 cup
    (125 mL)

    plain yogurt

Preparation

Preheat oven to 350°F/180°C.

Roast hazelnuts on a baking sheet for 12-15 min. Remove skins and chop coarsely. Set aside.

Baste chicken with mustard.

In a skillet, heat 2 Tbsp. (30 mL) butter. Brown chicken 3-4 min. per side over medium-high heat. Place chicken in a baking dish and bake 8-10 min.

In the same skillet, heat remaining butter and cook shallots and hazelnuts 2 min. Add maple syrup and simmer 1 min.

Remove from heat and stir in yogurt.

Pour sauce over chicken breasts.

Source: Metro

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