Roast Chicken with Balsamic Bell Peppers recipe

Roast Chicken with Balsamic Bell Peppers recipe

We recently had this Chicken with Balsamic Bell Peppers recipe and it was SO good!  The spices really make the dish enjoyable and changes it so it’s not just “another weeknight recipe.”  :)  ENJOY!

Roast Chicken with Balsamic Bell Peppers

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  • 5/8 tsp salt, divided
  • 3/4 tsp fennel seeds, crushed
  • 1/2 tsp freshly ground black pepper, divided
  • 1/4 tsp garlic powder
  • 1/4 tsp dried oregano
  • 4 skinless boneless chicken breasts
  • 2 tbsp olive oil, divided
  • cooking spray
  • 2 c thinly sliced red bell pepper
  • 1 c thinly sliced yellow bell pepper
  • 1/2 c thinly sliced onion
  • 1 and 1/2 tsp chopped rosemary
  • 1 c fat-free, less-sodium chicken broth
  • 1 tbsp balsamic vinegar



Heat a large skillet over medium-high heat


Combine 1/2 teaspoon salt, fennel seeds, 1/4 teaspoon black pepper, garlic powder, and oregano; brush chicken with 1 1/2 teaspoons oil and sprinkle spice rub over chicken.


Add 1 and 1/2 teaspoons oil to pan, then add chicken and cook until browned.


Remove chicken and reduce heat to medium-high and add remaining olive oil.


Add bell peppers, onion, and rosemary; sauté 3 minutes.


Stir in broth, scraping pan to loosen browned bits.


Reduce heat; simmer 5 minutes.


Add chicken back in skillet; increase heat to medium-high.


Stir in vinegar, 1/4 teaspoon salt, and 1/4 teaspoon pepper; cook until chicken is no longer pink, stirring frequently.


Serve bell pepper mixture over chicken.



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  • I love the combination of bell peppers and balsamic! This sounds so delicious.

    • It's honestly amazing!! :)

  • I love new chicken recipes. Thanks for the recipe. Linda

  • It looks great! Thanks for sharing at Pinworthy Projects.

  • Lisa

    Balsamic isn't something I would normally think to use with chicken, but it sounds great! Thanks for linking up at Sweet Treats & Swanky Stuff!

  • Thanks for sharing on Show Me Your Plaid Monday's!!!

  • I am obsessed with Balsamic vinegar right now! Thank you for sharing with us at the Give Me The Goods Link Party!

  • Aah, this looks great, Jess! I always have Bell Peppers and try to use them wherever I can :-) Great recipe ! Thank you for sharing at our ALL MY BLOGGY FRIENDS party :-)

  • Crystelle Boutique

    This looks so scrumptious! I may just need to make this for dinner tonight… :)

    hugs x
    Crystelle Boutique

    • I hope you enjoy it!!

  • Looks good Plucky! Thanks for linking up!

  • I just put together a "50 Fabulous Chicken Dishes" Recipe Round Up from links that were submitted to The Weekend re-Treat over the past couple of weeks and this recipe was included and featured in today's post!

  • YUM!!! This looks so amazing and delicious. I can't wait to try this. Just pinned. Thank you so much for sharing at A Bouquet of Talent this week. Happy Friday!!



    • Thanks so much for pinning! :)

  • Goodness! I'm so making this and placing it all into a sub! YUM!!

    Thanks so much for sharing this at The DIY Dreamer… From Dream To Reality! I'm looking forward to seeing your next creation tomorrow evening! :)

    • That would be delicious Christine! :) Let me know how it turns out!

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