- 4pieces chicken breast
- 1cup white wine
- 2cups heavy whipping cream
- 2/3cup fresh chopped chives
- 2average shallots
- Salt to taste
- 1tablespoon flour or xanthan gum
- 2teaspoons butter
- Onion powder to taste
- 3tablespoons fresh basil leaves
- 10ounces chicken stock
Season the chicken breasts with salt and onion powder. Pan saute with the butter. About 2 minutes, flip and cook about 2 more minutes.
Then remove the breasts from the pan and set on seperate plate, and place in a 200 degree oven to keep warm.
Next use some of the white wine to deglaze the pan. Being sure that all bits are well scrapped from the pan. Add minced shallots and flour or xa. gum and stir. Saute for a minute then add the basil and chives. Saute another 45 seconds.
Next, add the rest of the white wine and reduce by half. Next add the cream and chicke stock. Simmer until all reduced by half being sure to stir well. Season to taste with salt and any other desired spices.
Finally add the chicken breasts back to the pan with the sauce reduce the heat to low and cover with lid. Simmer for several minutes
Fluff sauce white fork and add any other desired seasonings. Serve with two long chive stems forming an X over the chicken and sauce to garnish.
Author Notes: This recipie is really good and something everyone in your family will enjoy. Also, this sauce can be used in a variety of dishes and different ways so (…more) —katierk
***Grabbed from: http://food52.com/recipes/12050-chicken-breast-with-cream-of-herb-sauce