This wonderful sheet pan meal boasts a delicious maple and apricot glaze and can be served over rice or quinoa.
Sheet Pan Maple Apricot Chicken
Recipe Source: Carlsbad Cravings
- 20 min prep
- 30 min cook
This entire recipe can be made on one sheet pan. Chicken, green beans (or asparagus), and sweet potatoes are tossed in a maple apricot glaze before roasting to perfection in the oven.
What Makes This Pinworthy?
It can be refreshing to find a new unique recipe on Pinterest, and this recipe definitely fits that bill. The unlikely combination of ingredients work well together, and they are complimented by the sweet glaze. This dish winds up being a hearty meal that everyone can enjoy.
Another wonderful thing about this recipe is how healthy it is. The sweetness comes from the pure maple syrup and apricot preserves- there are no additional added sugars. All in one dish, it contains a healthy serving of meat, vegetables, grains, and starch. The blog suggests using this recipe as a weekly meal prep- simply portion the dish into containers and enjoy it all week long.
Carlsbad Cravings does a wonderful job of setting up her readers and fellow chefs for success. Instead of simply posting a recipe, she includes lots of information and tips to help ensure that this recipe turns out well. She has advice on the equipment needed to make this recipe, how to make substitutions and use different cuts of chicken, and how to season the dish to taste.
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