Zesty Roasted Chicken and Potato Dinner Recipe

Letter Z for the A-Z Blogging Challenge. Whew! This was a long month, but I’m still sad to see it over.

This is one of our favorite go to meals, when we are looking for something fairly easy but full of flavor. I’m just saying – this stuff is addicting. We eat a lot of chicken, so its imperative in my kitchen to find ways to make the chicken taste different each time and we did it with this meal. This dish is hearty, delicious and probably one of my families favorite recipes.

Chicken Potato Dinner

Zesty Roasted Chicken and Potato Dinner

  • 6 boneless skinless chicken breasts
  • 1/2 tsp. salt
  • 1/2 tsp. pepper
  • 1/3 c.  mayonnaise (I use Hellman’s)
  • 3 Tbs. Dijon mustard
  • 1 Tbs. olive oil
  • 3 tsp. garlic, minced
  • 1 lb small golden yukon potatoes, cut into wedges

Preheat your oven to 350°F.

Cut the Potatoes into wedges and set aside.

Recipes for chicken and potatoes

Line a pan with foil and spray the foil with some cooking spray. Arrange your chicken breasts on the  pan; sprinkle both sides with salt.

In large bowl, mix the  mayonnaise, the dijon mustard, the olive oil, pepper and garlic.

Recipe for chicken and potatoes

Zesty Chicken and Potatoes Dinner


Brush a thick coat of mixture on each chicken breast.

Dijon Chicken and Potatoes

Add the potatoes to the remaining Dijon mayonnaise mixture and toss to thoroughly coat.

Dijon Potatoes and Chicken

Dijon Chicken Recipe


Now arrange the coated potatoes around the chicken breasts on the pan. Bake everything uncovered for about 45 to 55 minutes. About halfway through, turn everything a bit.

Chicken and Potato Dinner Recipe

Note: We sometimes add chopped green onions, other veggies, different seasonings, fresh herbs. This recipe is one of those versatile recipes you can change up a bit each time you make it. Delicious!

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  2. says

    I completely understand having to come up with new and exciting ways to serve chicken. This sounds like a real winner. That coating sounds wonderful.

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