Cola Chicken | Reader's Digest

Cola Chicken

Cola boosts flavor in this sensational recipe.

from Taste of Home Kid-Friendly Cooking & Crafts | Volume 6, 2006

Ingredients

  • 1/2 chopped onion
  • 2 tablespoons vegetable oil
  • 4 boneless skinless chicken breast halves
  • 1 can (12 ounces) cola
  • 1 cup ketchup
  • 1/8 teaspoon garlic powder
  • 1/8 teaspoon salt
  • 1/8 teaspoon pepper
  • 4 1/2 teaspoons cornstarch
  • 3 tablespoons cold water

    How to make it 


  • 1

    In a skillet, saute onion in oil until tender. Add chicken; brown on all sides. Carefully add cola, ketchup, garlic powder, salt and pepper. Cover and simmer for 25-30 minutes or until chicken juices run clear.


  • 2

    Remove the chicken and keep warm. Combine the cornstarch and cold water until smooth; add to the skillet. Bring to a boil; cook and stir for 2 minutes or until thickened. Return the chicken to the pan; heat through. Serves 4.