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Cranberry Chicken Recipe
Yields: 4 servings
Prep time: 10 min
Cook time: 30 min
4 chicken breasts halves, boneless and skinless*
1/4 cup soy sauce
3 tablespoons firmly-packed brown sugar
1/2 teaspoon ground ginger (optional)
1/4 cup cranberry vinegar (or other herb vinegar)
1 teaspoon freshly squeezed
1/2 green or red bell pepper, cored, seeded and chopped
2 cloves of
* The U.S. Department
of Agriculture, as well as food agencies in the United Kingdom and elsewhere,
advises against washing poultry. Rinsing chicken will not remove or kill much
bacteria, and the splashing of water around the sink can spread the bacteria
found in raw chicken. Cooking poultry to 165 degrees Fahrenheit effectively
destroys the most common culprits behind food-borne illness.
Place chicken in shallow, non-reactive pan or in a resealable ziplock plastic bag. In a medium bowl, combine soy sauce, brown sugar, ginger, cranberry vinegar,
lemon juice, bell pepper, and garlic; pour over chicken. Marinate in refrigerator 1 hour to overnight.
Preheat oven to 350 degrees F. Place in a glass baking dish and bake for 30 minutes or until a
meat thermometer registers an
internal temperature of 165 degrees F (juices will run clear when cut with the tip of a knife). Serve with cooked rice.
NOTE: Dripping can be served over rice.
is the type of cooking and meat thermometer that I prefer and use in my cooking. I get many readers
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Makes 4 servings.