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Blackened Hen with Avocado Corn Topping


This Blackened Hen with Avocado Corn Topping is recent, flavorful, and excellent for a straightforward and filling weeknight meal. The rooster cooks completely on the stovetop which a spicy coating that pairs completely with the creamy avocado, candy corn, and juicy tomatoes within the topping. That is undoubtedly getting into my common dinner rotation! My husband and I each additionally mentioned we’d fortunately eat the avocado corn topping by itself as a summer time salad/facet dish. It’s so good. I’d serve this any time of 12 months, however it’s even tastier in summer time with recent corn and tomatoes. Not solely is that this Blackened Hen with Avocado Corn Topping completely scrumptious, each bit is simply 389 energy, or 4 WW Factors on Weight Watchers. To view and observe this recipe within the WW app, click on right here!

Blackened Chicken with Avocado Corn Topping cut open

Recipe Notes

  • The best way to Serve: This rooster pairs properly with quite a lot of completely different sides! I’ve it pictured right here with rice which was an ideal combo, however it could even be good with salad, grilled or roasted greens, or potatoes.
  • Corn: I used recent corn (two ears, kernels reduce off the cob), however frozen corn could be wonderful if that’s what you’ve got out there!
  • Herbs: I undoubtedly assume the recent chives and parsley are price it for this recipe! They supply a lot taste to the avocado corn topping.
  • Hen: I usually purchase a giant pack of boneless, skinless rooster breasts on the retailer after which use kitchen shears to trim them all the way down to make 5-6 oz cutlets to make use of in recipes. Every thing I reduce off to make the cutlets will get reduce into chunks to make rooster bites, comparable to my Barbecue Rubbed Hen Bites, Lemon Pepper Hen Bites, or Blackened Hen Bites. It’s simple to weigh out 1 lb or 1.5 lb of rooster chunks and a few 6 oz cutlets and freeze them for later in quart measurement freezer luggage. That manner, I at all times have some cutlets and a few rooster bites available! Shopping for the majority packs of rooster breasts is cost-effective, and reducing them into cutlets and bites ensured I’ve what I want available after I go to make a recipe. I discover that kitchen shears make this activity go faster and simpler than utilizing a knife, so I extremely advocate utilizing shears like these (affiliate hyperlink).

Blackened Chicken with Avocado Corn Topping on a plate

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Blackened Hen with Avocado Corn Topping

This Blackened Hen with Avocado Corn Topping is recent, flavorful, and excellent for a straightforward weeknight meal!

For the Topping:

  • 1 medium tomato, chopped
  • ½ teaspoon salt, divided
  • 2 teaspoons olive oil, divided
  • 1 ½ cups corn kernels
  • 1 tablespoon chopped recent chives
  • 2 tablespoons chopped recent parsley
  • ¼ teaspoon black pepper
  • 1 tablespoon white wine vinegar
  • 1 medium avocado, chopped
  • 1 teaspoon lemon juice

For the Hen:

  • 1 tablespoon all-purpose flour
  • 1 ½ teaspoons paprika
  • 1 teaspoon garlic powder
  • 1 teaspoon chili powder
  • ¾ teaspoon dried oregano
  • ½ teaspoon floor thyme
  • ½ teaspoon onion powder
  • ½ teaspoon salt
  • ½ teaspoon black pepper
  • ¼ teaspoon cayenne pepper
  • 4 (6 oz every) skinny rooster breast cutlets, (when you purchase massive breasts, trim them to six ounces every and pound them ½” skinny)
  • 1 tablespoon olive oil
  • For the Topping: Place your chopped tomatoes in a mixing bowl and sprinkle with ¼ teaspoon of salt. Stir to mix and switch the tomatoes to a colander. Set the colander on prime of the bowl to let the tomatoes drain whereas finishing step two.

  • Drizzle a teaspoon of the olive oil into a big skillet and produce over medium-high warmth. When the oil is sizzling, add the corn and prepare dinner for 4-6 minutes, stirring sometimes, till the corn is cooked and browned in components. Switch the corn to a mixing bowl and add the chives, parsley, and the remaining ¼ teaspoon salt and ¼ teaspoon black pepper. Add the white wine vinegar and remaining teaspoon of olive oil and stir to mix. Unfold the combination out within the bowl a bit and permit to chill for a couple of minutes (whilst you prepare dinner the rooster).

  • When the corn combination is cooled, add the drained tomatoes. Toss the chopped avocado within the lemon juice to protect its freshness, after which add the avocado to the corn combination. Stir to mix.

  • For the Hen: In a small dish, stir collectively the flour, paprika, garlic powder, chili powder, dried oregano, floor thyme, onion powder, salt, black pepper, and cayenne pepper.

  • Lay the rooster breasts on a reducing board and sprinkle about half of the seasoning combine over the breasts and rub it in a bit. Flip the breasts over and repeat with the opposite half of the seasoning combine on the opposite facet.

  • Drizzle the tablespoon of olive oil into a big sauté pan and produce to medium-high warmth. Lay the rooster breasts in a single layer within the pan. Prepare dinner for 4-5 minutes till golden on the underside. Flip the breasts and prepare dinner for an additional 4-5 minutes till the rooster is cooked by means of. Take away the rooster from warmth.

  • Serve every seasoned rooster breast with a ¾ cup of the avocado corn topping piled on prime.

To view your present WW Factors for this recipe and observe it within the WW app or web site, click on right here!
WW Factors per (1 rooster breast + ¾ cup topping) serving: 4 (SP calculated utilizing the recipe builder on weightwatchers.com)
Diet Data per (1 rooster breast + ¾ cup topping) serving:
389 energy, 19 g carbs, 5 g sugars, 17 g fats, 3 g saturated fats, 42 g protein, 5 g fiber, 117 mg sodium (from myfitnesspal.com)

Weight Watchers Factors Plus:
10 per (1 rooster breast + ¾ cup topping) serving (PP calculated utilizing a Weight Watchers PointsPlus calculator and the diet data beneath)


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