Smoky Chocolate Apricot Chicken with Wild Rice

Smoky Chocolate Apricot Chicken with Wild Rice


  • 4 Boneless Chicken Breasts

  • 2 Tbsp apricot preserves

  • 1 Cu chicken broth

  • J. Olive Co. Chipotle Olive Oil

  • J. Olive Co. Dark Chocolate Balsamic

  • Salt and Pepper (to taste)

  • Wild Rice (prepared)


    1. Brown chicken in 1 Tbsp of Chipotle Olive Oil over medium-high heat.

    2. Remove chicken from pan and set aside.

    3. Add chicken stock and apricot preserves to the pan, deglazing the pan.

    4. Add the chicken breasts back to pan.

    5. Cover and simmer until done, approximately 20 minutes.

    6. While chicken is simmering, prepare the Wild Rice.

    7. When ready to serve, transfer the rice to a large decorative platter.

    8. Top the rice with the cooked chicken breasts with a touch of salt and pepper.

    9. Ladle the sauce from the pan over the breasts.

    10. Finish by drizzling the Dark Chocolate Balsamic over each of the breasts and serve immediately.

    Recipe and image courtesy of The Olive Tap