Chicken with Olives and Tomatoes Recipe

A Delicious and simple Italian style chicken recipe. Chicken is baked with tomatoes and olive in just one pan which helps chicken to tender well and gives extra taste. A Must try recipe.

Preparation Time: 15 Minute
Cooking Time: 45 Minute
Servings: 3-4 Person

Chicken with Olives and Tomatoes Recipe

Ingredients

  • 200 gm boneless chicken, cut into 1 inch pieces
  • 1 ½ tablespoon melted butter

To Make Sauce

  • 12 olives
  • 4 large tomatoes, blanched and skinned
  • 1 ½ tablespoon oil
  • 2 flakes of crushed garlic
  • Salt to taste
  • ½ tablespoon pepper
  • 1 tablespoon chopped coriander

How To Cook?

Step 1: Take a nonstick pan and melt 1- ½ tablespoon butter and then add chicken pieces to it and fry at MEDIUM heat till it becomes golden brown in color.

Step 2: Then add ¼ tablespoon oil and ¼ tablespoon pepper.

Step 3: Sprinkle 2 tablespoon water on the chicken and cook covered till the pieces are tender.

Step 4: Drain the left over butter and keep aside the chicken pieces.

Step 5: To make sauce, place tomatoes in a hot water for 5 minutes. Remove skin and grind tomatoes in a liquidizer to a puree.

Step 6: Heat 1- ½ tablespoon oil. And add pureed tomatoes, garlic and cook for 5 minutes till it becomes slightly thick.

Step 7: Add the olives, salt and pepper to taste. Remove it from the heat and keep the sauce aside to cool.

Step 8: Spread ¼ of the sauce in a greased serving dish. Arrange the chicken pieces on it and pour the remaining sauce.

Step 9: Sprinkle coriander on it.

Step 10: Bake in a preheated microwave at 180°C for 15-20 minutes. When its ready serve hot with garlic bread.

Author:

Kavita Parmar, a food lover at heart. She loves to experiment with healthy food recipes and likes to share her easy and yummy recipes with her foodie readers. Her followers call her by name “Royal Foodie”. You can follow her Royal food Journey at Rasoi Menu, Facebook, Google+ and Twitter.

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