Mediterranean Chicken with Mixed Olives

Mediterranean Chicken with Mixed Olives

Blogger Bree Hester of Baked Bree makes her potluck standby, Mediterranean Chicken. Learn to make this recipe with our how-to article.

Prep Time

15

Minutes

Total Time

9:15

Hrs:Mins

Makes

8

servings

8
boneless skinless chicken breasts
1
cup sun-dried tomatoes
1
cup mixed pitted olives
1/2
cup olive oil
1/2
cup red wine vinegar
1/2
cup capers with juice
1/4
cup dried oregano leaves
1/2
teaspoon ground black pepper
1
head (12 to 16 cloves) garlic, finely chopped
6
dried bay leaves
1
cup packed brown sugar
1
cup white wine
Cooked white rice
1/4
cup chopped fresh Italian (flat-leaf) parsley
  1. Place chicken in large food-storage plastic bag.
  2. In medium bowl, stir together tomatoes, olives, oil, vinegar, capers with juice, oregano, pepper, garlic and bay leaves. Pour over chicken in bag. Refrigerate at least 8 hours or overnight to marinate.
  3. Heat oven to 350°F. Remove chicken from bag; place chicken in single layer in ungreased 13x9-inch (3-quart) glass baking dish. Pour marinade from bag over chicken. Sprinkle with brown sugar; pour wine over chicken.
  4. Bake 45 to 60 minutes, basting every 15 minutes with cooking liquid, until juice of chicken is clear when center of thickest part is cut (at least 165°F).
  5. Remove and discard bay leaves. Serve chicken mixture over rice; sprinkle with parsley.
Makes 8 servings
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This dish freezes beautifully.
This recipe can be doubled or tripled to feed a large crowd.

Nutrition Information:

1 Serving (1 Servings)
        Exchanges: Free*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.