Introduction: Healthy Lemon Chicken With Sweet Potatoes
Easy and simple no-fuss meal with classic Greek flavors – lemon, olive oil, oregano. This one-pot dish is revamped with the addition of sweet potatoes, chicken breasts, and turmericto provide maximum health benefits!
Step 1: Ingredients
4 medium sweet potatoes2 chicken breasts (boneless, skinless)½ cup fresh lemon juice (about 2 large lemons)¼ cup olive oil2 garlic cloves, minced1 tbsp Dijon mustard1 tsp oregano1 tsp turmeric½ tsp salt½ tsp pepper1 cup chicken broth1 large lemon, sliced (optional)
Step 2: Prepare Chicken and Potatoes
- Preheat oven to 400 degrees F.
- Cut sweet potatoes to desired size.* (see note) Arrange in a deep baking pan.
- In a small mixing bowl, combine lemon juice, olive oil, garlic, mustard, oregano, turmeric, salt, pepper, and chicken broth. Whisk to combine.
- Place the chicken breasts over the sweet potatoes and pour lemon mixture on top.
Step 3: Bake
Bake in oven for 55-60 minutes. Optional: After 30 minutes, arrange lemon slices over chicken and continue baking.