Indulge in a delectable dish of creamy chicken with Brie and apples. Perfect for a fancy dinner or a cozy night in.
Chicken with Brie and Apples | Apple Brie Chicken
- 4 boneless chicken breasts
- 1 tablespoon olive oil
- 200 grams Brie cheese, sliced
- 2 apples, cored and thinly sliced
- 2 tablespoons fresh thyme, chopped
- 1 tablespoon honey
- Salt and pepper to taste
- 1/2 cup chicken broth
- To commence, it is recommended to preheat the oven to a temperature of 375°F (190°C).
- Next, proceed to season the chicken breasts with a moderate amount of salt and pepper.
- Heat the olive oil in a spacious skillet over a medium-high flame.
- Place the chicken breasts into the cooking vessel and proceed to cook them until they acquire a golden brown hue, approximately 4 to 5 minutes per side.
- Transfer the chicken breasts to an oven-safe baking dish.
- Top each chicken breast with slices of apple, followed by slices of Brie cheese.
- Drizzle honey over the apples and Brie. Sprinkle fresh thyme on top.
- Bring to a simmer and let it cook for 2-3 minutes.
- Pour the broth mixture around the chicken in the baking dish.
- Bake in the preheated oven for 20-25 minutes, or until the chicken is fully cooked and the cheese has melted.
- Serve hot and enjoy!
Dishes That Can Be Served Alongside Chicken with Brie and Apples
Garlic Mashed Potatoes
Creamy and garlicky, these mashed potatoes provide a comforting base that pairs wonderfully with the chicken.
The natural bitterness of roasted asparagus can contrast the sweetness of the apples and the richness of the Brie.
Quinoa Salad with Cranberries and Almonds
This salad introduces a nutty flavor with the quinoa and almonds, and the cranberries echo the fruity theme of the main dish.
Brussels Sprouts Roasted with Bacon
The smokiness of bacon complements the sweet and savory chicken, and Brussels sprouts add a touch of earthiness with Chicken with Brie and Apples.
Green Bean Almondine
Fresh green beans sautéed with butter and sprinkled with slivered almonds for a crunchy twist.
This light and fluffy side dish provides a zesty contrast to the creamy Brie and sweet apples.
This classic salad made from apples, celery, and walnuts in a mayonnaise dressing can complement the flavors of the chicken while maintaining the apple theme.
Honey Roasted Carrots
Their natural sweetness will resonate with the apples in the chicken dish, and the roasting adds a depth of flavor.
Sautéed Spinach with Garlic
A simple yet flavorful side dish that provides a burst of greenery and nutrition alongside Chicken with Brie and Apples.
Wild Rice Pilaf
Its nutty flavor profile and hearty texture offer a delightful contrast to the tender chicken and creamy cheese.
Any of these side dishes will elevate your meal and provide a well-rounded dining experience alongside the Apple-Brie Infused Chicken Delight