Souvlaki Chicken Breast with Lemon Dill Crema and Arugula Feta Salad
Prep & Cook Time:10-15 min.
Cook Within:4 days
Spice Level:Not Spicy
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They say to beware Greeks bearing gifts, but they never said to beware Greeks bearing chicken. This Greek chicken is less "beware" and more "beloved," with a sour cream and dill sauce that dresses the chicken beautifully. Tip: Want to get the most juice out of your lemon? Before cutting, microwave the lemon for 15-20 seconds to "soften" the fruit. Then, gently roll the softened fruit on your work surface while pressing on it with your palm. Finally, give yourself some serious mechanical advantage by placing a cut half in between the arms of a pair of tongs to make squeezing much easier.
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You Will Need
Medium Non-Stick Pan
Before You Cook
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
Customize It Instructions
If using salmon fillets, pat dry and season flesh side with seasoning blend. Follow same instructions as chicken in Step 1, placing in hot pan skin side up and cooking until salmon reaches minimum internal temperature, 4-6 minutes per side.
Cook the Chicken
Pat chicken breasts dry, and season one side with seasoning blend and a pinch of salt and pepper.
Place a medium non-stick pan over medium heat and add 2 tsp. olive oil. Add chicken breasts to hot pan, seasoned side down, and cook until browned and chicken reaches a minimum internal temperature of 165 degrees, 5-7 minutes per side.Remove to a plate. Tent with foil if necessary.While chicken cooks, prepare ingredients.
Prepare Ingredients and Make Crema
Stem and coarsely chop dill.Halve and juice lemon.In a mixing bowl, combine sour cream, dill, 2 tsp. lemon juice, 2 tsp. water, and a pinch of salt. Taste, and add more lemon juice if desired. Set aside.
Make the Salad
In another mixing bowl, combine arugula, tomatoes, croutons, vinaigrette, and feta.
Finish the Dish
Plate dish as pictured on front of card, topping chicken with lemon dill crema. Bon appétit!
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