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5 tips & recipes for healthy chicken breasts

By Hilary Meyer, March 5, 2012 - 1:09pm

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Hilary asks: What’s your favorite way to cook chicken breast?

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I've found, by far, the moistest chicken breasts come from air-chilled chickens -- whole or cut up they are consistently more flavorful and far moister than conventionally processed chickens. Don't pay attention to free-range, 'natural', or kosher -- just go for the air-chilled (it will say it on the package - if it doesn't then it's not). Unfortunately, they're not that easy to find - Bell & Evans is air-chilled - I'm sure there are others but I don't know which brands are.

Andy

Anonymous

03/05/2014 - 2:14pm

shake n bake

Anonymous

03/05/2014 - 1:16pm

Well i mostly cook breast i cut it up lil peaces with lil bit of alive oil then wen that done have hot sause on the side

Anonymous

11/18/2013 - 10:14pm

I make Cherry Bomb Chicken using boneless skinless breasts...

Anonymous

06/22/2013 - 10:53pm

I pound the breasts, spray them with PAM on both sides, sprinkle salt, pepper, lemon herb, lemon zest, and smoked paprika and saute them in a tbsp olive oil. I only cook 3 minutes on each side and put them in a container with the lid on for residual cooking. They always turn out moist and tasty! I believe the secret is not cooking them too long because it will dry them out.

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03/28/2013 - 3:22pm

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Anonymous

03/25/2012 - 5:32pm

I like to leave them in the slower cooker all night in some of my own taco seasoning and then shred it in the morning ... we freeze what we don't eat in single servings for easy lunches, sandwiches, tacos, stews, casseroles, etc.

Anonymous

03/06/2012 - 10:53pm

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