Chicken Breasts With Lavender and Honey Glaze

Total Time
Prep 0 mins
Cook 45 mins

From The original recipe did not specify the type of mustard so I chose Dijon. A grainy brown mustard would probably work well in this chicken dish.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Preheat oven to 375°F.
  2. Melt butter in small saucepan over low-medium heat.
  3. Add honey, dried lavender and Dijon mustard, stirring until mixture is smooth. Set aside to infuse for 15 minutes.
  4. Arrange chicken breasts, skin side up, in shallow baking dish. Pour honey mixture evenly over chicken. Bake for 35-45 minutes, basting every 15 minutes, or until crispy and golden brown.
  5. Garnish with a few stems of lavender if desired.


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A pretty entree. I used skinless breast, and the glaze came out a lovely golden pink. For me, this was too sweet. The only taste was the honey, not the mustard or lavender. (I used wildflower honey, not a strongly flavored one.) It is an easy dish, scalable down to one or up to a dinner party, and good as leftovers, so I might try again to better balance the flavors..

realbirdlady May 30, 2009

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