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Marinate Time
20 mins
Prep Time
10 mins
Total Time
30 mins


1 box
pearled couscous
6 ounces
2 tbsp
Compliments Butter
2 pounds
boneless skinless chicken breasts
Salt and freshly ground pepper
1 tbsp
Sensations Extra Virgin 100% Olive Oil
1/2 cup
Compliments Dried Cranberries
1 tbsp
Compliments Granulated Sugar
1/2 tsp
Ground Cinnamon
31/4 cups
Compliments Chicken Broth


Step 1

In a 3- to 4-quart pan, combine couscous and 1 tablespoon butter over medium high heat.

Step 2

Stir often until couscous is lightly browned, about 3 minutes.

Step 3

Add 2 1/4 cups broth and bring to a boil over high heat.

Step 4

Reduce heat, cover, and simmer until liquid is mostly absorbed and couscous is tender to bite, about 15 minutes.

Step 5

Meanwhile, pound chicken between plastic wrap with a heavy mallet until 1/2-inch thick.

Step 6

Season to taste with salt and pepper.

Step 7

Heat olive oil in a 12-inch nonstick frying pan over medium-high heat.

Step 8

Add half the chicken and cook, turning occasionally, until chicken is browned and no longer pink in center (cut to test), 6-7 minutes.

Step 9

Transfer to a platter and keep warm.

Step 10

Repeat to cook remaining chicken.

Step 11

Transfer all chicken to platter and keep warm.

Step 12

Finely grate enough orange peel to make 1 teaspoon of peel.

Step 13

Then, squeeze oranges to get 1/2 cup juice.

Step 14

To frying pan, add peel, orange juice, remaining broth, the cranberries, sugar, and cinnamon.

Step 15

Bring to a boil over high heat.

Step 16

Boil, whisking often, until sauce is thickened and reduced, about 5 minutes.

Step 17

Whisk in remaining butter until smooth.

Step 18

Pour sauce over chicken and serve immediately with couscous.


Crazy for Cranberries: Wondering what to do with the leftover dried cranberries? Add them into your favourite muffin or cookie recipe or sprinkle them over your morning cereal.

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Characteristics Dinner Safeway

Nutritional Facts Per Serving

Nutrition Description:
Per serving (1/6 of the recipe):
Saturated Fat:
3 g
38 g
3 g
13 g
95 mg
40 g
530 mg
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