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Looks Like You Slaved Over the Stove

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But didn't. Chicken Marsala is one of those easier than you can imagine dishes that everyone raves about. It goes with almost any starch side: smashed or roasted potatoes, buttered noodles, or a simple risotto.
The history of wines have always interested me. Here's a great little website to poke around. And what better place to start then with the Marsala page!
CHICKEN MARSALA 1/2 cup all-purpose flour 1 teaspoon basil 1 teaspoon thyme 1 teaspoon white pepper 1 cup low fat milk 2 whole boneless, skinless chicken breasts, cut into 4 halves 2 tablespoons olive oil 1 tablespoon butter 1 cup sliced baby Bella or button mushrooms  1/2 cup Marsala wine 1/2 cup chicken broth 1 tablespoon chopped fresh parsley
Using a shallow bowl or plate combine the flour, basil, thyme and pepper. Stir to combine thoroughly. Soak the chicken breast halves in the milk 2-3 minutes, then quickly dredge each piece in the seasoned flour mixture, shaking to remove any excess flour.  Heat the oil in a medium skillet over …