Total Time
Prep 20 mins
Cook 25 mins

This looks so scrumptious and sweet, I can't wait to try it. It's from the Jan/Feb issue of Taste of Home's Quick Cooking magazine, and it's supposed to be very kid-friendly!

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. In a large skillet, cook chicken and garlic in oil until browned, about 6 minutes.
  2. Transer to a greased 8-inch square baking dish.
  3. In a bowl, combine the apricot preserves, barbecue sauce, water, and onion soup mix; pour over the chicken.
  4. Bake, uncovered, at 375 degrees for 25-30 minutes or until chicken juices run clear.
  5. Serve with rice.
Most Helpful

Oh Kree...I made you BBQ chicken for dinner, I just cannot say enough about it, it was so delicious!. I made mine with thighs and legs, and doubled the sauce recipe, (added more garlic then stated) what a wonderful dinner we had. I served it with brown rice....this chicken recipe is is highly reccomended, and so easy to put together. Thank you Kree for posting, I will be making this often...KC :-)

Kittencal@recipezazz April 26, 2004

Oh my, this is delicious, we ate the whole thing. I Made the recipe just like it said except, I used boneless, skinless chicken thighs. Delicious served over rice. I will be making this again & often DH loved it. Thanks Kree.

Barb Gertz February 02, 2004

This was quick, easy, and tasty. It was a nice variation on the Catalina dressing and apricot preserves or Catalina and cranberry sauce chicken recipes I have made in the past. The only changes I made were to add a couple extra cloves of garlic and some black pepper. Served it over rice with some steamed broccoli. (13)

JPsBarbie February 09, 2014