If you don't have any on hand you can roast any type of small tomato in the oven quicker than I did previously...just turn the oven up to 375F and roast for about 30 minutes.
They will be a little more moist but that is fine for this recipe.
I chose quinoa for my starch here however, couscous, rice or a short pasta would work well here too.
It really does pay off to tuck things away in the freezer to enjoy when certain vegetables or fruit are out of season.
Roasted Tomato Chicken over Quinoa
- ~olive oil
- 4 boneless chicken breasts
- 2 cups of roasted tomatoes
- 1 tsp Italian seasoning
- 4 green onions sliced
- 1/4 cup red wine vinegar
- 1/2 cup sliced black olives
- 1 1/2 cups chicken broth
Remove to plate and set aside.
Over medium high heat deglaze the pan with the red wine vinegar.
Add remaining ingredients except quinoa and combine.
Arrange the chicken breasts on top of the mixture in the pan.
Bring to a low boil then reduce to a medium low.
Cover and cook until chicken is cooked through and sauce is thickened a bit.
Meanwhile cook quinoa or starch of choice according to package directions.
Serve chicken over quinoa.
Wine Suggestion: Chianti