Tomato and Basil Chicken

Total Time
Prep 18 mins
Cook 25 mins

a very simple and tasty dish, a comfort food.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Heat butter, add onions, saute' for 5 minutes.
  2. Increase heat to high, add tomatoes and cook until most of the liquid is evaporated, about 5 to 10 minutes.
  3. Add cream and bring to a boil, boil about 3 minutes until slightly thickened, add salt, pepper and basil.
  4. Place chicken in a shallow baking dish, pour sauce over chicken.
  5. Bake for 25 minutes on 450 degrees.
  6. *Doublethe sauce recipe to have extra to serve over fettuccini or other pasta.


Most Helpful

OH SO GOOD! Who knew such a simple dish could be so tasty. Restaurant quality! I used fresh tomatoes from my garden instead of canned. 2 cups of fresh diced tomatoes substitute for 1 can. Used chicken tenders and doubled the sauce to put over pasta as suggested. The smell is delicious and the sauce is so rich a creamy and fresh tasting. Yummy! A recipe to keep and use often. Thank you!!

Flipflop302 July 09, 2011

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