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Chicken Vera Cruz Recipe

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  • For zesty flavor, sprinkle Dash™ and shallots on cooking chicken breasts. This simple recipe requires little time but is full of flavor.

  • icons/brand/timer copy 2 Created with Sketch. Cook Time: 10 Minutes
  • icons/brand/silverware copy Created with Sketch. Yield: 2


  • 2 tbsp olive oil
  • 4 tsp Tomato Basil Garlic Seasoning Blend
  • 1 lb skinless chicken breast halves
  • 2 tbsp sliced Spanish olives
  • 1 large shallot, finely chopped (about
  • 1/3 cup low-sodium chicken broth
  • 1 tbsp no-salt-added tomato paste


  1. Heat oil in a large nonstick skillet over medium heat.
  2. Add shallots and cook for 1 minute.
  3. Add chicken and sprinkle with 2 teaspoons Tomato Basil Garlic Seasoning Blend.
  4. Cook over medium heat for 4 minutes; turn chicken over and sprinkle with remaining Tomato Basil Garlic Seasoning Blend.
  5. Cook for 4 more minutes or until chicken reaches 170 degrees in the center.
  6. Remove from skillet and keep warm.
  7. Add chicken broth and tomato paste to juices in skillet.
  8. Cook and stir over high heat until mixture comes to a boil; boil and stir for 1 minute.
  9. Stir in olives and pour over chicken.
  10. Serve immediately.