Balsamic Strawberry Chicken

This recipe elevates simple grilled chicken, and the luscious sauce showcases the sweet and savory possibilities of strawberries.

Serves: 2Hands-on: 15 minutesTotal: 25 minutesDifficulty: Easy

Serves: 2


  • 2 boneless, skinless chicken breasts (6 oz. each)
  • 5 medium strawberries, trimmed and thinly sliced
  • 2 Tbsp. balsamic vinegar
  • 1 Tbsp. honey
  • 1⁄4 tsp. kosher salt
  • 2 Tbsp. chopped fresh basil


  • Preheat grill to medium-high heat.
  • Grill chicken 5 minutes per side or until it registers 165°F internally with a meat thermometer.
  • Bring strawberries, balsamic, honey, salt, and basil to a simmer over medium heat in a small saucepan. Reduce heat to medium-low and simmer until the mixture is thickened and can coat the back of a spoon, about 10 minutes.
  • Serve strawberry balsamic sauce over chicken and serve.