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Hawaiian Chicken

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Ingredients
For chicken
  Skinless boneless chicken breast halves 16 Ounce (4 Halves, 4 Ounce Each)
  All purpose flour 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Canned pineapple slices in juice 20 Ounce (1 Can)
  Sugar 3⁄4 Cup (12 tbs)
  Cider vinegar 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Cornstarch 2 Tablespoon
  Reduced sodium soy sauce 1 Tablespoon
  Grated ginger root 1 Teaspoon
  Chicken bouillon granules 1 Teaspoon
  Green pepper 1 Large, cut into 1/4" thick rings
Directions

To make the chicken: Preheat the oven to 375°.
Spray a large skillet with no-stick spray; heat.
Meanwhile, coat both sides of the chicken with the flour.
Shake off any excess flour.
Add the chicken to the hot skillet and brown on both sides.
Transfer the chicken to an 8" X 8" X 2" baking dish; set aside.
To make the SAUCE: Drain the pineapple, reserving the juice.
Transfer the juice to a 2-cup measuring cup.
Add enough water to make 1 1/4 cups.
In a medium saucepan, use a wire whisk to stir together the juice mixture, sugar, vinegar, cornstarch, soy sauce, ginger and bouillon granules.
Bring to a boil over medium heat.
Slightly reduce the heat and gently boil for 4 minutes, stirring often.
Pour half of the sauce mixture over the chicken.
Arrange the pineapple slices and pepper rings on top.
Then pour on the remaining sauce mixture.
Bake for 30 to 40 minutes or until the chicken is tender and no longer pink.
If desired, serve with the rice.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Medium
Cuisine: 
American
Course: 
Main Dish
Method: 
Baked
Ingredient: 
Chicken
Interest: 
Everyday
Preparation Time: 
15 Minutes
Cook Time: 
40 Minutes
Ready In: 
55 Minutes
Servings: 
4

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