Source: America's Favorite Food Associations

Cheechako Chicken
The apple juice gives this dish a delicious zing.
Serves: 4
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Cook Time: 36 minutes


4 chicken breasts, boned, halved
1/4 cup thyme leaves
2 medium onions, chopped
2 tablespoons butter
1 1/4 teaspoons salt, divided
1/8 teaspoon pepper, divided
1 tablespoon parsley, chopped
1/4 teaspoon rosemary leaves
3/4 cup apple juice
chopped parsley, for garnish

In large frypan, place butter and melt over medium heat. Add chicken and cook about 6 minutes or until brown on both sides. Remove chicken to a plate and remove skin. Sprinkle chicken with 1/4 teaspoon of the salt and half of the pepper. In glass jar or small bowl, mix together remaining 1 teaspoon salt, remaining pepper, parsley, rosemary, thyme, onion and apple juice. Pour off any remaining fat from frypan; add juice mixture to pan, stirring to scrape brown bits from bottom; bring to boil. Return chicken to pan, cover, lower heat and simmer, turning occasionally, about 30 minutes, or until liquid has turned brown and thick and fork can be inserted in chicken with ease. To serve, place chicken on serving dish and spoon liquid from the pan over chicken. Garnish with chopped parsley.