Looking for a quick, healthy & kid friendly dinner.? Make this tonight! My kids loved these Honey Balsamic Chicken Tenders. They were simple and delicious, the perfect weeknight dinner. Let us know if you make this!
Honey Balsamic Chicken Tenders
*adapted from Budget Bytes*
1-2 packs of chicken tenders (depending on your family)
Salt & pepper
2 tablespoons of honey or agave (try to use raw/local)
1/4 cup of balsamic vinegar
2 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil
1 clove fresh minced garlic.
Season chicken tenders with salt & pepper, place into a large ziplock freezer bag and add garlic, balsamic vinegar, and 1 tablespoon of olive oil. Seal bag and place in your fridge to marinate for at least an hour. *I did this in the morning and let them marinate all day.*
When you are ready to cook, add 1 tablespoon of olive oil to a large saute pan and heat oil, next add the chicken and cook 2-3 minutes per side (until browned) then reduce heat to medium and remove chicken. Add the honey to the balsamic that is left in the pan (add 1-2 tablespoons more if needed) and let the mixture bubble, mixing well. Add the chicken back to the pan and cook for about 5 more minutes or until chicken is cooked through and well coated. Enjoy!