Baked Chicken with Savory Rosemary Cashew Butter Recipe

Make this baked chicken for a quick and easy weeknight meal.



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    Place a thin layer of Rosemary Cashew Butter on top of chicken prior to baking.
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Cook Time: 20-25 min.

Yield: 2 servings

Nut Butters: 30 Nut Butter Recipes and Creative Ways to Use Them (Sterling Publishing, 2015), by Mary Loudermilk, brings light to a whole new world of nut butters. Loudermilk adds unique ingredients for a new twist on the butters. Step outside of the box and try Bacon Pistachio Butter or stay closer to the classics with Chocolate Almond Butter. Find this excerpt in “The Recipes.”

Ingredients:

• 1 tablespoon olive oil
• 2 fresh (not frozen) chicken breasts
• 1/4 cup Rosemary Cashew Butter

Instructions:

1. Preheat the oven to 350°F.

2. Line a baking sheet with foil and spread the olive oil on the foil.

3. Place the chicken breasts on the foil, then spread a thin layer of the Rosemary Cashew Butter on the top of each chicken breast.

4. Bake for 20 – 25 minutes, depending on the thickness of the chicken breasts.

More from Nut Butters: 30 Nut Butter Recipes and Creative Ways to Use Them:

Sweet Chai Cashew Butter
Spiced Chai Cashew Butter Pancakes

Reprinted with permission from Nut Butters: 30 Nut Butter Recipes and Creative Ways to Use Them by Mary Loudermilk, Sterling Publishing Co., Inc. Photos by Mary Loudermilk