Amy Kalyn Sims
Prep Time
5 Mins
Cook Time
10 Mins
Yield
Makes 4 servings (serving size: 1 chicken breast with juices and 1 tablespoon avocado)

For perfect avocado cubes, score a halved, pitted avocado with a knife--first lengthwise, then crosswise. Then just fold the skin back and let the cubes release.

How to Make It

Step 1

Spread mustard over one side of chicken breasts. Heat oil in a large nonstick skillet over medium-high heat until hot. Add chicken breasts, with mustard side down; cook 4 minutes. Turn chicken over. Reduce heat to medium.

Step 2

Combine salsa and lime juice; spoon over and around chicken. Simmer uncovered until chicken is cooked through and sauce thickens, 6-8 minutes.

Step 3

Transfer chicken to serving plates. Cook the remaining pan juices in skillet over high heat until slightly reduced, about 30 seconds.

Step 4

Spoon juices over the chicken; top with avocado. Garnish with green onions, if desired.

Chef's Notes

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