• prep: 20 min
  • cook: 50 min
  • total: 1 hr 10 min
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    This French Onion Chicken will be one of the best chicken dinners you ever sink your teeth into!  It boasts the classic rich, complex, umami flavors of French onion soup but in an easy skillet chicken form! This French Onion Chicken Recipe is made with juicy, golden, pan seared chicken breasts, golden caramelized onions enveloped in velvety sauce, all blanketed with three types of ooey-gooey cheese. The one skillet cooking method makes this recipe a weeknight dinner homerun with hardly any cleanup and the intoxicating flavors are so swoon worthy, it will impress for any special occasion or holiday!  Serve this French Onion Chicken over a bed of mashed potatoes and you have a spectacular, simple, saucy, repeat favorite.

    Ingredients

    • 4 medium chicken breasts (pounded to an even thickness)
    • 2 1/2 tablespoons flour
    • 1 tsp EACH salt, garlic powder, onion powder
    • 1/2 tsp EACH pepper, paprika
    • 2 tablespoons Danish Creamery Butter
    • 2 tablespoons olive oil
    • 2 large yellow onions (sliced into rings, ¼-inch thick)
    • 4 tablespoons Danish Creamery Butter
    • 1 tablespoon olive oil
    • 4 garlic cloves, minced
    • pinch-¼ teaspoon red pepper flakes
    • 1 tablespoon Worcestershire sauce
    • 1 tablespoon reduced sodium soy sauce
    • 1 14 oz. can can reduce sodium beef broth
    • 2 tablespoons flour
    • 1 teaspoon beef bouillon
    • 1 teaspoon dried parsley
    • ½ tsp EACH dried oregano, dried thyme
    • 4 slices provolone cheese
    • 4 oz. freshly grated Gruyere cheese
    • ¼ cup freshly grated Parmesan Cheese

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    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 4
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 0 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 0 g 0%
    • Saturated Fat: 0 g 0%
    • Trans Fat: 0 g %
    • Cholesterol: 0 mg 0%
    • Sodium: 0 mg 0%
    • Calcium: 0 mg 0%
    • Potassium: 0 mg 0%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 0 mg 0%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 0 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 0 g 0%
    • Sugar: 0 g
    • Protein: 0 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Vitamin A 0%
    • Vitamin C 0%
    • Vitamin D 0%
    • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
    Diabetes Exchanges
    • Exchange - Fat0
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs0
    • Exchange - Starch0
    • Exchange - Vegetables0
    • Exchange - Lean Meat0
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
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