Struggling with what to throw together for a quick dinner? This microwave recipe from Celia will make a definite hit.
If you think that you have to spend countless hours in the kitchen prepping and cooking, Celia has numerous ideas for microwave cooking.
–4 chicken tenderloins or breast strips
–rosemary (fresh if possible)
–blueberries (1 cup)
–onion (one-half, medium)
–maple syrup (one-fourth cup)
–salt and pepper
–green peas (frozen, packaged)
1 – Slice the onion and place in a covered baking dish. Add the blueberries and maple syrup, with a little water. Season with salt, pepper, and olive oil. Microwave on high for 4 minutes. Then nestle the chicken amid the blueberry sauce. Season with salt, pepper, rosemary, and olive oil. Set aside.
2 – Place the peas in a covered baking dish with 1 inch of water. Season with salt, pepper, tarragon, and olive oil. Microwave on high for 5 and one-half minutes.
3 – Microwave the chicken for 6 minutes (more because of the bulk of the blueberry sauce).
4 – Serve the dinner hot.
–chicken adapted from Driscoll’s web site (berry producer); peas original.