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3-Ingredient Italian Chicken

Just 3 simple ingredients make this delectable and easy chicken dinner.
Prep Time5 minutes
Cook Time1 hour
Total Time1 hour 5 minutes
Course: Chicken, Everyday Meals
Cuisine: Italian
Keyword: chicken recipe, italian chicken
Servings: 4 -6
Calories: 493kcal


  • 3-4 lbs boneless skinless chicken breasts -OR-thighs
  • 1/2 cup brown sugar
  • 1 envelope dry Italian salad dressing mix


  • Preheat oven to 350 degrees F.
  • Mix brown sugar and salad dressing mix in a small bowl.
  • Dredge chicken in the sugar mixture well.
  • Place in a 13 x 9-inch baking pan.
  • Sprinkle any leftover sugar mixture over chicken.
  • Bake for 45-60 minutes; baste occasionally with the juice that forms in the pan.


To make a complete meal in the pan, add 1 lb fresh or frozen whole green beans to bake along with the chicken.
You can toss in some mushrooms to like I did (if you like them)


Serving: 1serving | Calories: 493kcal | Carbohydrates: 27g | Protein: 72g | Fat: 9g | Saturated Fat: 2g | Cholesterol: 218mg | Sodium: 429mg | Potassium: 1295mg | Sugar: 27g | Vitamin A: 102IU | Vitamin C: 4mg | Calcium: 40mg | Iron: 1mg