What’s for Dinner?
Maple Glazed Chicken with Country Apple Stuffing
Who says you can’t enjoy stuffing all year round? Give this easy and delicious chicken recipe a try on the grill tonight … it’s perfect for the whole family! Serve with grilled or steamed asparagus for a beautiful plate.
4 Boneless, skinless chicken breasts (4-5 oz) or bone in skinless breasts
½ cup Grade A Dark Amber maple syrup (preferably Canadian)
1/3 cup Brown sugar
½ cup Green onions, chopped
1 Tbsp Butter
2 cups Dry stuffing mix
2 each Red delicious apples, unpeeled, finely diced
2 cups Apple cider
Mix maple syrup and brown sugar in a medium container and set ¼ cup of mixture aside. Trim all visible fat from chicken breasts. Add chicken to maple syrup mixture, cover and marinate in refrigerator for 1 hour. When chicken is done marinating, turn gill on medium high and grill chicken until done (approximately 8-10 minutes). Baste just before serving with marinade that was set aside.
To make the stuffing:
While chicken is marinating, melt butter in saucepan over medium heat. Add green onions and diced apples and sauté for 1-2 minutes. Add dry stuffing, then add apple cider and stir well. Cover and simmer over low heat (approximately 20 minutes) until all liquid is absorbed. Fluff with fork before serving.
To serve, spoon stuffing on plate and place chicken on top.
Serving size: 1 chicken breast + 1 cup stuffing
Carbohydrates: 84 g
Protein: 29 g
Fat: 5 g
Prep Time: 1 hour 20 minutes
Cooking Time: 20 minutes
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