Braised Chicken

Braised Chicken Mushrooms

Prep: 15 min | Cook: 30 min | Serves: 4


  • 1 tbsp olive oil
  • 1 lb boneless, skinless chicken
    thighs (boneless, skinless)
  • 1 tsp margarine (trans-fat-free)
  • 1/2 onion(s) (finely diced)
  • 8 oz. sliced mushrooms
  • 3 tbsp balsamic vinegar
  • 1 1/2 cup low sodium chicken broth


Heat oil in a large Dutch oven over medium-high heat.Add chicken thighs and sauté for 3 minutes per side. Remove from pan and set aside.

Add margarine to pan and melt. Add onion and sauté for 2 minutes. Add mushrooms and sauté for 3-5 minutes until liquid is released; stirring frequently.

Add balsamic vinegar to pan and cook with mushrooms for 1 minute. Add chicken thighs back to pan and place mushrooms on top of chicken. Pour chicken broth into pan.

Bring the chicken broth to a boil. Reduce the heat to medium-low, cover the pan with a heavy, tight-fitting lid, and simmer for 25 minutes.

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