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Honey Garlic Chicken Recipe

Craving a delicious dinner in under 30 minutes? Look no further than this mouthwatering Honey Garlic Chicken. It’s  a family  favorite! 

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Honey Garlic Chicken Recipe

Anytime I can get dinner ready and on the table in under 30 minutes, I consider that a mom win. Don’t get me wrong, I love to cook but finding the time to do it with our busy schedules can be just plain hard sometimes. Thankfully, this Honey Garlic Chicken is a dish that I can count on to be a tasty dinner the entire family will love and ready in under 30 minutes. 

I do everything I can to eat out less and cook more dinners at home. Meal planning helps a ton but meals that are quick, use simple ingredients and are mouthwateringly delicious, are the ones I love most and frequently appear on my meal planning menu.

Honey Garlic Chicken
This Honey Garlic chicken is all of that and more. It’s full of flavor mouthwatering flavor in every bite and thanks to PERDUE® FRESH CUTS™, I save even more time in the kitchen by cutting back on the prep work.

And now with delivery from, I don’t even have to leave my house to get my chicken and other meats. I just place my order online and it’s delivered right to my door.

No dealing with out of stock stores or even with the hassle of getting to a store in these crazy times.

PERDUE® understands busy parents and that our time is precious and that’s why I love PERDUE® FRESH CUTSTM chicken.  By cutting back on the meal preparation and cleaning time, I can help save up to 30 minutes on dinners.

Honey Garlic Chicken Recipe

The fresh boneless, skinless chicken breasts come diced or cut into strips so you can skip the hassle of cleaning and cutting up the chicken. Instead you can just add them straight from the package to the pan without having to touch any raw meat.

Honey Garlic Chicken

PERDUE® FRESH CUTS™ chicken makes the perfect dinner choice for busy parents like me who still want to make sure their families enjoy a nutritious, home-cooked meal. 

Even better? PERDUE® chicken is raised entirely without antibiotics and comes with the “No Antibiotics Ever” promise.

Now with dinner on the table in less time, I can spend that time watching one more episode of our favorite shows before bed or we can play a few more rounds of our favorite board game.

Whatever we decided to do, less time in the kitchen means more time creating memories.

Honey Garlic Chicken

For this recipe, the sauce is probably one of my favorite parts of this dish. It’s simple to make and only requires a few ingredients you probably already have in your kitchen. Fresh garlic, salt, pepper, lemon juice, olive oil, honey and some soy sauce.

Honey Garlic Chicken Recipe
The first step is cooking the =-PERDUE® FRESH CUTS™ chicken in some butter and season with salt and pepper.

 Honey Garlic Chicken
Then it’s time to create the delectable sauce. This is really my of my favorite sauces and it’s always a hit!  

Honey Garlic Chicken
In a small bowl, combine honey, soy sauce, olive oil and garlic and whisk together. Pour the sauce over chicken and cook until sauce thickens and chicken is cooked through.

Honey Garlic Chicken
Serve over rice and with your favorite veggies for a delicious dinner any night of the week.

How to Make Honey Garlic Chicken and Rice

Honey Garlic Chicken Recipe

Honey Garlic Chicken Recipe

This Honey Garlic Chicken Recipe is perfect for any night of the week. Ready in under 30 minutes, it's a quick and delicious dinner the whole family will love.

Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 20 minutes
Total Time 30 minutes


  • 1 package of Perdue Fresh Cuts Diced Breast - If you don't have these you can use a 1 pound package of chicken breast and dice them yourself
  • 6-8 cloves of garlic crushed (I used 8)
  • 1/4 cup of honey
  • 1/4 cup of olive oil
  • 1/4  cup of fresh lemon juice
  • 1 tbsp. soy sauce
  • 2 tbsp. butter
  • Dash of red pepper flakes
  • Salt and Pepper to taster 


In a large pan heat two tablespoons of butter and add the PERDUE® FRESH CUTS™ chicken and season with salt and pepper.

Cook 3-5 minutes on each side on medium to high heat to sear the chicken and it’s no longer pink. Then remove from pan.

In a small bowl, whisk together the honey, lemon juice, soy sauce, olive oil and garlicr. Pour over chicken and cook until sauce thickens and chicken is cooked through.

Serve over rice and with your favorite veggies for a delicious dinner any night of the week.

With you  can easily get your favorite meats and chicken delivered right to your front door. No hassle or grocery store limits. 

You’ll find your favorite Perdue Farms chicken varieties as well as products from from Niman Ranch,  Coleman Naturals, Sonoma  Red and more! 


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Sunday 21st of March 2021

Thanks For Sharing this Amazing Recipe. My Family Loved It. I will be sharing this Recipe with my Friends. Hope They will like it.

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Tuesday 16th of March 2021

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Monday 8th of February 2021

Sauce did not thicken at all, had to add cornstarch.


Monday 18th of January 2021

Could not get the sauce to thicken and get glaze like. It stayed really liquid. I finally gave up and ate it like that.


Monday 24th of August 2020

Curious to know what heat and about how long you cook the chicken in the sauce for?