Maple-Apple Chicken Breasts

19
Nov

Maple-Apple Chicken Breasts

4 skinless, boneless chicken breast halves
1/2 cup, Apple Holler Apple Cider
2 tbsp. Apple Holler Cinnamon Maple Syrup
1/2 tsp. fresh thyme leaves
Cooking spray
1 tbsp. butter
2 large apples, peeled, cored, quartered and sliced
1/4 tsp salt
1/4 tsp pepper
1/8 tsp cinnamon
Thyme sprigs for garnish

Directions:
Combine chicken and 1st 3 ingredients in large zip-lock bag, seal. Marinate chicken in refrigerator for 30 minutes.
Remove chicken from marinade, reserving marinade. Heat a large skillet over medium-high heat, coat pan with cooking spray.
Add chicken; cook for 5 minutes each side. Remove chicken from pan, set aside.
Melt butter in skillet over medium-high heat. Add apples, sauté 4 minutes. Add reserved marinade, salt, pepper and cinnamon.
Bring to boil, reduce heat, simmer 4 minutes or until reduced slightly. Return chicken to pan, cook for 3 minutes or until heated through.
Garnish with thyme sprigs.