Mesquite Chicken

with loaded potato wedges

$9.95 per serving

Prep & Cook Time: 30-40 min.

Cook Within: 5 days

Difficulty Level: Easy

Spice Level: Mild

Contains: Milk

A note about serious food allergies

Mesquite is a tree species native to Mexico and the American Southwest. When smoked, the wood imparts a distinctive sweetness and aroma to foods. Capture that essence with this spiced chicken breast served alongside “loaded” potato wedges. This is a calorie-conscious meal that'll definitely light your fire.

In Your Box (serves 2)

  • 2 Russet Potatoes
  • 4 oz. Cremini Mushrooms
  • 2 Green Onions
  • 4 oz. Grape Tomatoes
  • 2 Boneless Skinless Chicken Breasts
  • 1½ Tbsp. Mesquite Seasoning
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    2 oz. Shredded Cheddar-Jack Cheese
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    1 oz. Sour Cream
  • 1½ oz. BBQ Sauce
  • Nutrition (per serving)

  • Calories
    574
  • Carbohydrates
    41g
  • Fat
    17g
  • Protein
    50g
  • Sodium
    1170mg

Recipe Steps

You Will Need

  • Olive Oil
  • Pepper
  • Cooking Spray
  • 1 Baking Sheet
  • 1 Medium Non-Stick Pan

Before You Cook

  • Step 1 - Start the Potatoes
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    Start the Potatoes

    Cut potato into ¼" wedges. Place on prepared baking sheet and toss with 1 Tbsp. olive oil and a pinch of pepper. Spread into a single layer on one half of baking sheet. Bake until lightly browned, 20 minutes. Potato will finish cooking in a later step. While potato wedges roasts, prepare ingredients.

  • Step 2 - Prepare the Ingredients
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    Prepare the Ingredients

    Quarter mushrooms. Trim and thinly slice green onions on an angle, keeping white and green portions separate. Halve grape tomatoes. Pat chicken breasts dry, and season both sides with 1 Tbsp. seasoning blend (reserve remaining for mushrooms).

  • Step 3 - Sear the Chicken
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    Sear the Chicken

    Heat 1 tsp. olive oil in a medium non-stick pan over medium-high heat. Add chicken to hot pan and cook until golden brown on one side, 2-3 minutes. Remove chicken from pan and set aside. Chicken will finish cooking in a later step. Reserve pan; no need to wipe clean.

  • Step 4 - Finish the Chicken
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    Finish the Chicken

    After potato wedges have roasted 20 minutes, carefully remove baking sheet from oven. Place chicken, seared side up, on other half of baking sheet and flip potato wedges. Roast until chicken reaches a minimum internal temperature of 165 degrees and potato wedges are golden brown, 8-10 minutes. While chicken and potato roast, cook mushrooms.

  • Step 5 - Cook the Mushrooms
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    Cook the Mushrooms

    Return pan used to sear chicken to medium heat and add 2 tsp. olive oil. Add mushrooms and white portions of green onions to hot pan. Stir occasionally until mushrooms are browned, 5-7 minutes. Season with remaining seasoning blend and remove from burner.

  • Step 6 - Plate the Dish
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    Plate the Dish

    Place potato wedges on a plate and garnish with cheese, mushrooms, tomatoes, sour cream, and green portions of green onions. Slice chicken if desired and add to plate. Brush or drizzle with BBQ sauce.