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Poached Chicken With Vegetables

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  Boneless, skinless chicken breast halves 4
  Salt 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Chopped fresh marjoram/1/2 teaspoon dried marjoram 1 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Carrot 1 Medium, coarsely shredded
  Leek 1 Medium, thinly sliced
  Zucchini 1 Medium, cut into thin strips
  Margarine/Butter 2 Tablespoon, melted
  Dry white wine/Chicken broth 2 Tablespoon
  Thin lemon slices 4

Arrange chicken with thickest parts to outside edges in square microwavable dish, 8x8x2 inches.
Sprinkle with salt and half of the marjoram.
Place vegetables over chicken.
Drizzle with margarine and wine.
Sprinkle with remaining marjoram.
Top each with lemon slice.
Cover with plastic wrap, folding back one corner.
Microwave on high 10 to 12 minutes, rotating dish 1/2 turn after 5 minutes, until juices of chicken run clear and vegetables are crisp-tender

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Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 1182 Calories from Fat 304

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 34 g52.6%

Saturated Fat 6.7 g33.7%

Trans Fat 0.2 g

Cholesterol 399 mg133%

Sodium 1528 mg63.7%

Total Carbohydrates 45 g14.9%

Dietary Fiber 10.7 g43%

Sugars 13.5 g

Protein 165 g331%

Vitamin A 307.4% Vitamin C 134.9%

Calcium 39.3% Iron 88.6%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


Poached Chicken With Vegetables Recipe