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Slow-Cook Chicken Breasts in Brandy Sauce
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Chicken breasts coated in a creamy sauce with a dash of brandy for a sweet flavor.

Rating:
Prep Time: 15 minutes
Cook Time: 5 hours
Difficulty: Intermediate

Nutrition Facts

Makes 6 servings
Amount Per Serving
Calories 139.8
Total Carbs 3.7 g
Dietary Fiber 0.3 g
Sugars 1.7 g
Total Fat 2.4 g
Saturated Fat 0.8 g
Unsaturated Fat 0.2 g
Potassium 234.7 mg
Protein 19.5 g
Sodium 469.8 mg
Dietary Exchanges
1/2 Fat , 1/2 Vegetables , 1 Meat , 2 Lean Meat
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Servings
Ingredients

2 cup  fresh mushroom slices
3 each  boneless skinless chicken breasts
0 1/4 tsp  black pepper
3 oz  prosciutto
0 1/4 cup  low fat unsalted chicken broth
0 1/4 cup  brandy
0 1/2 tsp  ground thyme
2 tbsp  cold water
4 oz  fat free cream cheese
0 1/2 cup  fat free half and half
Directions
  1. Put mushrooms in a 4 1/2- to 6-quart cooker. Lightly sprinkle pepper over chicken. Add chicken to cooker. Top with prosciutto. Combine in a small bowl chicken broth, brandy, and thyme. Add to mixture in cooker.
  2. Cover and cook on low-heat setting for 5 to 6 hours or on high-heat setting for 2 1/2 to 3 hours.
  3. Remove chicken and mushrooms to a serving platter, reserving cooking liquid. Cover chicken and mushrooms with foil to keep warm.
  4. For sauce, pour cooking liquid into a medium saucepan. Combine in small bowl the cornstarch and water. Add to liquid in saucepan. Cook and stir over medium-high heat until thickened and bubbly. Cook and stir for 2 minutes. Add cream cheese and half-and-half, whisking until smooth. Serve sauce with chicken.

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