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Chicken with Italian Sweet-Sour Fennel Recipes
Photo: John Autry

Chicken with Italian Sweet-Sour Fennel

Time: 30 minutes

Time Saver: Chicken cutlets are thin and cook in a flash.

Serve with Creamy Polenta and Herbed Green Beans: Steam 1 pound green beans 5 minutes. Drizzle with 1 tablespoon olive oil; sprinkle with 1 teaspoon chopped thyme, 1 teaspoon chopped chives, and 1/8 teaspoon salt. Yield: 4 servings. CALORIES 57; FAT 3.4g (sat 0.5g); SODIUM 74mg

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