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Easy Caprese Chicken - a 21 Day Fix approved dinner recipe on ConfessionsOfAFitFoodie.com

Easy Caprese Chicken {21 Day Fix}

  • Author: NancyLynn Sicilia
  • Prep Time: 15 minutes
  • Cook Time: 15 minutes
  • Total Time: 30 minutes
  • Yield: 2 servings 1x
  • Category: Dinner
  • Method: Stove Top
  • Cuisine: Italian

Description

Easy Caprese chicken is a flavorful and healthy 21 Day Fix approved dinner. This recipe is quick and easy to make, making it the perfect go-to weeknight meal.


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Ingredients

  • 2 boneless, skinless chicken breasts, pounded to uniform thickness
  • 1/2 cup good-quality balsamic vinegar
  • 1 cup grape or cherry tomatoes, halved
  • sliced fresh mozzarella, measured out in blue container
  • fresh basil
  • salt
  • pepper
  • optional – liquid stevia

Instructions

  1. Heat balsamic vinegar in a small saucepan over medium-high heat until boiling. Reduce heat to medium-low and simmer for 10-15 minutes until reduced by half. If you want, you can add a couple drops of liquid stevia. Remove and set glaze aside.
  2. Season both sides of the chicken with salt and pepper. Grill 3-5 minutes on the first side, depending on the thickness of the chicken.
  3. Flip chicken and top with tomatoes and mozzarella. Grill another 3-5 minutes until chicken is fully cooked and mozzarella melts. Remove from heat.
  4. Plate the chicken and top with basil and the balsamic glaze.
  5. Admire your skills and take a pic! That’s one fancy looking dinner!

Notes

2 servings –

21 Day Fix: 1/2 GREEN, 1/2 BLUE, 1 RED per serving

WW Freestyle: 5 points per serving (calculated with part skim cheese)

Keywords: caprese, italian, chicken, dinner, high protein, gluten-free, grain-free, tomatoes, balsamic, basil, low-carb