One Pot Chicken with Tomato Basil Risotto Recipe

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Denise Young Modified: March 21, 2022
One Pot Chicken with Tomato Basil Risotto Recipe

How To Make One Pot Chicken with Tomato Basil Risotto

Chicken, tomato, and basil are three ingredients that go well together. All of these ingredients are in this risotto dish. Try this basil risotto now.

Preparation: 15 minutes
Cooking: 40 minutes
Total: 55 minutes

Serves:

Ingredients

  • 4chicken thighs
  • 2tspolive oil
  • Salt and pepperto taste
  • 1 ½tspItalian seasoning
  • 1smallwhite onionminced
  • 1 ¼cupsshort grain rice
  • 2 ½cupschicken broth
  • ¼cupWhite Wine
  • 1cuptomatoes
  • ¼cupbasil pesto
  • ¼cupParmesan Cheesegrated

Instructions

  1. Preheat the oven to 375 degrees F.

  2. In a large skillet, heat the olive oil over medium-high. Sprinkle the chicken thighs with the Italian seasoning as well as salt and pepper to taste.

  3. Place the chicken in the pan skin side down, cook for 5 to 6 minutes. Flip the chicken and cook on the other side for another 5 minutes or until golden brown.

  4. Remove the chicken from the pan and cover. Add the onion into the pan, cook for 4 to 5 minutes, or until translucent.

  5. Add the rice and cook for another 2 minutes.

  6. Pour the white wine into the pan, turn up the heat to high and cook until the wine has evaporated. Add the chicken broth and salt to the pan.

  7. Return the chicken to the pan and bring the liquid back to a boil. Cover the pan and place it in the oven. Bake for 40 minutes.

  8. Remove the chicken from the pan. Add the pesto, tomatoes, and cheese to the rice and stir to combine. Put the chicken back on top of the rice and serve.

Nutrition

  • Calories: 2941.81kcal
  • Fat: 162.60g
  • Saturated Fat: 46.08g
  • Trans Fat: 0.16g
  • Monounsaturated Fat: 28.01g
  • Polyunsaturated Fat: 8.67g
  • Carbohydrates: 202.26g
  • Fiber: 6.72g
  • Sugar: 9.00g
  • Protein: 118.78g
  • Cholesterol: 318.85mg
  • Sodium: 5283.40mg
  • Calcium: 2318.46mg
  • Potassium: 1292.72mg
  • Iron: 13.88mg
  • Vitamin A: 373.24µg
  • Vitamin C: 7.38mg
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