Garlic Chicken for the Week

Number of Servings: 8 (327 G)
Prep Time: 5 min.
Cook Time: 40 min.
Garlic Chicken for the Week

This easy chicken recipe is sized for a crowd…or plenty of leftovers. Making enough to feed a family of four for 2 meals, it can also be turned into dinner with a couple easy lunches for a family of two. Pair it with steamed or roasted veggies to round out the meal.

Ingredients

  • 4 cups brown rice
  • 8 boneless, skinless chicken breasts
  • 1 lemon, zest and juice
  • Pepper to taste
  • 2 cloves garlic, crushed
  • Pinch dried thyme

Directions

  1. Cook rice according to package directions.
  2. While rice cooks, preheat oven to 350ºF.
  3. Place chicken in shallow baking pan and top with remaining ingredients. Bake until chicken reaches a minimum internal temperature of 165ºF (25-30 minutes).
  4. Portion about a cup of rice and a chicken breast together and refrigerate to have meals ready for the rest of the week. Build off it with your own veggies and sauces throughout the week.

Nutrition Facts

8 servings per container

Serving Size 327G

Amount per serving
Calories 355
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 5g 7%
Saturated Fat 1g 5%
Trans Fat 0g
Polyunsaturated Fat 1g
Monounsaturated Fat 1.5g
Cholesterol 76mg 25%
Sodium 145mg 6%
Potassium 545mg 16%
Total Carbohydrate 47g 15%
Dietary Fiber 4g 17%
Total Sugars 1g
Sugar Alcohol 0g
Other Carbohydrate 41g
Protein 30g
Vitamin A 0%
Vitamin C 20%
Calcium 4%
Iron 8%
Vitamin D 2%
Vitamin E 2%
Vitamin K 2%
Thiamin 20%
Riboflavin 10%
Niacin 80%
Vitamin B6 60%
Folate 4%
Vitamin B12 4%
Biotin 0%
Chloride 15%
Pantothenate 25%
Phosphorus 40%
Iodine 0%
Magnesium 30%
Zinc 15%
Selenium 80%
Copper 15%
Manganese 90%
Chromium 0%
Molybdenum 0%

* The % Daily Value (DV) tells you how much a nutrient in a serving of food contributes to a daily diet. 2,000 calories a day is used for general nutrition advice.

Ingredients

Cooked Brown Rice (water, Brown Rice), Chicken Breast, Lemon, Garlic.

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