Roasted lemon-pepper chicken and asparagus with yogurt-feta smear

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Roasted lemon-pepper chicken and asparagus with yogurt-feta smear

Carb-Conscious, Gluten-Free, Soy-Free

2 Servings, 450 Calories/Serving

25–40 Minutes

Featuring roasted chicken and blistered tomatoes on the vine, this sheet pan dinner is simple and impressive. Go ahead and gloat, we won’t tell anyone how easy it was.

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1 bag serves 2 (2 bags serve 4)
Sunbasket is proud to source the organic ingredients indicated below. On the rare occasion we are unable to meet our organic promise, we'll put a note in your bag.
  • 2 boneless skinless lemon-pepper chicken breasts (about 6 ounces each)
  • 10 ounces organic asparagus
  • 6 organic scallions
  • 6 ounces organic cherry tomatoes on the vine
  • 4 or 5 sprigs organic fresh dill
  • 1 wedge preserved lemon
  • Sunbasket yogurt-feta base (feta - Greek yogurt - lemon juice - extra virgin olive oil - Kalamata olives - garlic - dried oregano)
  • 2 tablespoons organic Greek yogurt

Nutrition per serving

Calories 450, Total Fat 28g (36% DV), Sat. Fat 6g (30% DV), Trans Fat 0g, Cholest. 95mg (32% DV), Sodium 1190mg (52% DV), Total Carb. 19g (7% DV), Fiber 6g (21% DV), Total Sugars 8g (Incl. 1g Added Sugars, 2% DV), Protein 35g
Contains: Milk

Sodium does not include pantry salt; for reference, ⅛ teaspoon kosher salt per serving averages 240mg (10% DV). Not a significant source of trans fat. Packed in a facility that handles all major food allergens* and gluten. *Milk, Eggs, Fish, Crustacean Shellfish, Tree Nuts, Peanuts, Wheat, Soybeans.

Instructions

2-serving instructions (4-serving modifications in red)

Wash produce before use

1

Prep and start roasting the chicken

Heat the oven to 425°F. 

  • Pat the chicken dry with a paper towel; season lightly with salt.

On one end of a sheet pan [on 1 sheet pan], place the chicken and drizzle with 2 to 3 teaspoons oil.. Roast until starting to brown but not yet cooked through, about 10 minutes. Carefully remove the pan from the oven and turn the chicken. Meanwhile, prepare the vegetables.

2

Prep the vegetables

  • Snap off the woody ends from the asparagus. 
  • Trim the root ends from the scallions.
  • Leaving the tomatoes on the vine, snip the vine in half. Drizzle the tomatoes with 2 to 3 teaspoons oil and season with salt and pepper.

In a large bowl, toss the asparagus and scallions with 1 to 2 tablespoons oil; season with salt and pepper.

3

Roast the vegetables; finish roasting the chicken

On the other end of the sheet pan [on a 2nd sheet pan], spread the asparagus, scallions, and tomatoes in an even layer. Roast until the chicken is cooked through and the vegetables are tender, 12 to 14 minutes. Meanwhile, prepare the yogurt-feta smear.

4

Make the yogurt-feta smear

  • Coarsely chop the dill.
  • Remove any pulp from the preserved lemon and discard; finely chop the peel.

In a small bowl, stir together the yogurt-feta base, Greek yogurt, dill, and half the preserved lemon peel. Season lightly to taste with salt and pepper and more preserved lemon, if desired.

Serve

Smear the yogurt-feta mixture on individual plates and top with the asparagus, scallions, and tomatoes. Serve the chicken alongside. 

Kids Can!
  • Snap off the ends from the asparagus.
  • Toss the asparagus and scallions with oil and season. 
  • Time the cooking.
  • Stir the yogurt-feta smear.
  • Smear the yogurt-feta mixture on plates.