Seared Chicken and Fig Sauce

with Parmesan and kale sweet potato casserole

Prep & Cook Time: 60+ min.

Cook Within: 5 days

Difficulty Level: Easy

Spice Level: Not Spicy

Contains: Milk, Wheat

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In Your Box (serves 2)

  • Info
    2 Tbsp. Panko Breadcrumbs
  • 2 Garlic Clove
  • 4 oz. Kale
  • 2 Tbsp. Fig Preserves
  • ½ tsp. Garlic Salt
  • Info
    1 oz. Butter
  • Info
    2 oz. Shredded Parmesan Cheese
  • 18 oz. Sweet Potato
  • 1 oz. Dried Figs
  • 13 oz. Boneless Skinless Chicken Breasts

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  • Nutrition (per serving)

  • Calories
    863
  • Carbohydrates
    86g
  • Fat
    33g
  • Protein
    54g
  • Sodium
    1739mg

Recipe Steps

Before You Cook

Cooking Guidelines

To ensure food safety, the FDA recommends the following as minimum internal cooking temperatures:

  • Steak and Pork 145° F (rest cooked meat, 3 minutes) |
  • Seafood 145° F |
  • Chicken 165° F |
  • Ground Beef 160° F |
  • Ground Turkey 165° F |
  • Ground Pork 160° F
  1. 1

    Prepare The Ingredients

    Peel and cut sweet potato into 1" dice. Stem kale and coarsely chop thinly slice figs and soak in ¼ cup water. Mince garlic

  2. 2

    Cook The Sweet Potatoes

    Bring a medium pot with sweet potato chunks covered by water to a boil. Cook until fork-tender, 14-18 minutes. Drain potatoes in a colander and return to pot. While potatoes cook, prepare the kale.

  3. 3

    Cook The Kale and Chicken

    In a large nonstick pan over medium high heat, add 2 tsp olive oil. Add kale and half the garlic salt and cook until wilted and softened, 3-4 minutes. Add minced garlic and cook 1 minute. Remove from heat and transfer to a plate. Reserve pan; no need to wipe clean, Pat chicken breasts dry, and season both sides with a pinch of pepper. In the same pan over medium heat add 1 tsp olive oil. Add chicken breasts to hot pan, and cook until browned and chicken reaches a minimum internal temperature of 165 degrees, 5-7 minutes per side. Remove chicken to a plate and tent with foil. Remove from burner. Reserve pan; no need to wipe clean. While chicken cooks, finish sweet potatoes.

  4. 4

    Finish Sweet Potatoes and Make Sauce

    Mash potatoes in pot with butter, remaining garlic salt, and half the parmesan. Stir in cooked kale. Transfer mixture to prepared baking dish and top with panko and remaining parmesan. Roast in oven until cheese is melted, 4-5 minutes. In the same pan used for chicken over medium heat, add dried figs, fig preserves, 2 tablespoons water and a pinch of salt. Bring to a simmer. Remove from heat.

  5. 5

    Finish The Dish

    Plate dish as pictured on front of card. Bon appétit!

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