Spicy Chicken with Peach Salsa

Sweet and heat is the perfect balance with peach salsa and spicy chicken.


  • 1/2 teaspoon dried oregano
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground cumin
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon cayenne pepper
  • 4 boneless, skinless chicken breasts (about 5-ounces each)
  • 1 tablespoon canola or olive oil
  • 3/4 cup diced red onion
  • 3/4 cup diced green bell pepper
  • 3/4 cup diced tomato
  • 1 clove garlic, pressed or minced
  • 1 package (6-ounces) Sun-Maid California Peaches, diced
  • 3/4 cup water
  • Directions:

    COMBINE oregano, cumin, salt and cayenne in a small bowl; sprinkle half of the seasoning on one side of the chicken breasts.
    HEAT oil in a large covered skillet. Place chicken seasoned side down. Sprinkle with remaining seasoning.
    BROWN 3 minutes on each side. Remove from pan.
    ADD onion, bell pepper, tomato and garlic to pan. Stir, scraping browned bits from bottom of pan.
    COOK over medium heat 3 minutes until vegetables begin to soften.
    ADD peaches and 3/4 cup water. Return chicken to pan, cover and simmer 5 to 10 minutes until chicken tests done in center (165 F).
    SERVE chicken and peach salsa over rice, or slice chicken and serve with salsa in a tortilla wrap.

    Nutrients per Serving: Calories 330; Protein 33g; Fat 7g (Sat. Fat 1.5g); Carbohydrate 34g; Dietary Fiber 6g; Cholesterol 85mg; Sodium 370mg