Chicken with Red Grapes And Mushrooms Recipe


2 tablespoons butter
1 tablespoon olive oil
4 skinless, boneless chicken breast halves
1 cup sliced fresh mushrooms
1 cup red wine
1 cup heavy cream
1 tablespoon dried thyme
1 teaspoon salt
1 teaspoon ground black pepper
1 cup seedless red grapes, rinsed and dried


Melt butter with oil in a large skillet over medium high heat. When hot, add chicken breasts. Brown 3 to 5 minutes on both sides until golden.

Add mushrooms, and saute for 2 to 3 minutes, or until soft. Deglaze pan with wine, making sure to loosen any brown bits from bottom of pan. Simmer for 5 minutes.

Stir in cream. Add salt, pepper, and thyme. Reduce heat to low, and cover. Simmer for 5 to 7 minutes, stirring occasionally.

Remove cover. Reduce cream for 3 minutes, until thickened. Add red grapes, and heat through.