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Chicken or Salmon Marsala

This 30 minute dish will have you thinking you're eating at restaurant. Make your choice of chicken or salmon marsala with this flavorful recipe. 


1/2 cup Uncle Ben’s whole-grain instant brown rice, dry
1 cup water
2 cups frozen peas
2 tbsp olive oil
1 onion, cut into wedges
1 tsp chopped garlic (2 cloves)
1 can (8 oz) mushrooms, drained or 10 fresh baby portabella mushrooms, sliced
4 (4 oz each) skinless, boneless chicken breast or salmon fillets
1/2 cup Marsala wine
1½ cups chicken broth, 1/3 less sodium
1/4 tsp salt (opt)
2 tbsp cornstarch
4 grinds fresh ground pepper


  1. Combine rice, water and peas in medium microwave-safe dish. Cover and cook on high 9 to 10 minutes.
  2. Meanwhile, prep onion. Heat oil in nonstick skillet over medium-high heat. Add onion, garlic and mushrooms to skillet and begin sautéing.
  3. Brown chicken or fish on each side, 5 minutes.
  4. Add wine to skillet. It will begin evaporating quickly.
  5. Mix remaining ingredients together. Add to skillet. Reduce heat to low. Simmer about 5 minutes until meat is done.
  6. Serve over rice and peas.



Nutritional Value:

Nutrition information for 1 chicken breast, 1/2 cup rice and 1/2 cup peas with sauce (without salt)

Calories: 416
Fat: 9 g
Saturated fat: 1 g
Fiber: 5.5 g
Cholesterol: 66 mg
Sodium: 675 mg
Protein: 34 g
Total carbohydrates: 41 g
Sugars: 11 g
Source: Zonya