Keto Sun-Dried Tomato Chicken

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This easy keto-friendly sun dried tomato chicken is a great weeknight low-carb dinner that’s ready in just 30 minutes with only 5 ingredients (not counting pantry staples like spices). Serve with a side salad, cauliflower rice or spaghetti squash noodles for a complete meal!

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Nutritional values (per serving)

6.1 grams 1.4 grams 32.2 grams 43.4 grams 19.9 grams 553 calories
Total Carbs7.5grams
Fiber1.4grams
Net Carbs6.1grams
Protein32.2grams
Fat43.4grams
of which Saturated19.9grams
Calories553kcal
Magnesium57mg (14% RDA)
Potassium665mg (33% EMR)

Macronutrient ratio: Calories from carbs (4%), protein (24%), fat (72%)

Ingredients (makes 6 servings)

  • 1/4 cup reserved olive oil from jarred sun-dried tomatoes (60 ml)
  • 6 chicken thighs, skinless and boneless (750 g/ 1.3 lb)
  • 3/4 cup grated Parmesan cheese, divided (90 g/ 3.2 oz)
  • 1 tsp sea salt, or to taste
  • 1/2 tsp black pepper
  • 1 cup drained sun-dried tomatoes, chopped (110 g/ 3.9 oz)
  • 4 cloves garlic, minced
  • 1 tbsp Italian seasoning
  • 1 1/2 cup heavy whipping cream (360 ml/ 12 fl oz)
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Instructions

  1. Place 1/2 cup Parmesan cheese, the salt, and the pepper on a plate and dredge the chicken through it to coat.
  2. Heat the oil in a large skillet over medium high heat. Sear the chicken 4-5 minutes per side until golden brown, remove from skillet and set aside.
    Keto Sun-Dried Tomato Chicken
  3. Add the garlic, Italian seasoning, and sun dried tomatoes to the skillet and cook 1-2 minutes.
  4. Pour in the heavy cream and the remaining parmesan and whisk to combine.
    Keto Sun-Dried Tomato Chicken
  5. Add the chicken back to the skillet and cook 5 more minutes until the chicken is cooked through. Serve alongside low-carb sides such as cauli-rice.
    Keto Sun-Dried Tomato Chicken
  6. Store in an airtight container in the refrigerator for up to 2 days, reheat on the stovetop over medium heat.
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She is the founder of the creative content agency, Healthful Creative. HC specializes in helping food centered brands share their story through recipe development + food photography.

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As a new Keto follower, I feel somewhat overwhelmed so you recipe is simple, very appealing and most of all thank you for suggesting side dishes to go along.  Can't wait for dinner tonight.

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Thank you Andree, I hope you enjoy!

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A quick question regarding recipes on your blog that are contributed by others. I know you use FDA info for your recipe nutritional stats and really appreciate that. Do you verify the nutritional numbers on those contributed recipes?

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Hi Kim, that is correct. All recipes are created using our KetoDiet App. Here's more about the accuracy of our database: Barcode Scanning and Food Database in the KetoDiet App

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