Paula Deen's Chicken With Cocoa Tomato Sauce

Total Time
Prep 15 mins
Cook 40 mins

I haven't tried this one yet, but it is so easy and uses ingredients I almost always have around. It came from a chocolate episode of Paula Deen's show. She recommends serving it on yellow rice.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Season the chicken breasts with 1/2 tsp salt and 1/4 tsp pepper.
  2. Heat 2 tbsp of the olive oil over medium heat.
  3. Cook the chicken breasts about 10 minutes until browned.
  4. Remove chicken to a plate, cover and set aside.
  5. Add to the pan the remaining tbsp olive oil, and the onions and garlic, and cook for 2 minutes.
  6. Add all the remaining ingredients (tomatoes, cocoa, and other seasonings) and stir well to mix.
  7. Return the chicken to the pan and cover.
  8. Simmer about 30 minutes, flipping the chicken once halfway through.