Recipes and Cooking Chicken and Asparagus Skillet Supper 3.8 (242) 19 Reviews This chicken and asparagus skillet is a quick and healthy option if you have less than 30 minutes to prepare dinner. To satisfy heartier appetites, serve this asparagus and chicken recipe over pasta, rice, or quinoa. By BHG Test Kitchen BHG Test Kitchen The Better Homes & Gardens Test Kitchen has been in continuous operation for nearly 100 years, developing and testing practical, reliable recipes that readers can enjoy at home. The Test Kitchen team includes culinary specialists, food stylists, registered and licensed nutritionists, and other experts with Bachelor of Science degrees in food science, food and nutrition, or culinary arts. Together, the team tests more than 2,500 recipes, produces more than 2,500 food images, and creates more than 1,000 food videos each year in the state-of-the-art test kitchen. Learn about BHG's Editorial Process Published on June 14, 2011 Print Rate It Share Share Tweet Pin Email Total Time: 20 mins Servings: 4 Jump to Nutrition Facts Ingredients 8 skinless, boneless chicken thighs 3 slices bacon, coarsely chopped ½ cup chicken broth 1 pound asparagus spears, trimmed 1 small yellow summer squash, halved crosswise and cut in 1/2-inch strips 4 green onions, cut in 2-inch pieces Directions Sprinkle chicken with salt and pepper. In 12-inch skillet cook chicken and bacon over medium-high heat 12 minutes, turning to brown evenly. Carefully add broth; cover and cook 3 to 5 minutes more or until chicken is tender and no longer pink (180 degrees F). Meanwhile, in microwave-safe 2-quart dish combine asparagus, squash, and 2 Tbsp. water. Sprinkle salt and pepper. Cover with vented plastic wrap. Cook on 100% power (high) 3 to 5 minutes, until vegetables are crisp-tender, stirring once. Transfer to plates. Drizzle cooking liquid; top with chicken, bacon, and onions. Makes 4 servings. Blaine Moats Rate it Print Nutrition Facts (per serving) 320 Calories 18g Fat 5g Carbs 32g Protein Show Full Nutrition Label Hide Full Nutrition Label Nutrition Facts Servings Per Recipe 4 Calories 320 % Daily Value * Total Fat 18g 23% Saturated Fat 6g 30% Cholesterol 134mg 45% Sodium 626mg 27% Total Carbohydrate 5g 2% Total Sugars 2g Protein 32g Vitamin C 7.7mg 39% Calcium 50.5mg 4% Iron 3.2mg 18% Potassium 581mg 12% Folate, total 60.5mcg Vitamin B-12 0.7mcg Vitamin B-6 0.6mg *The % Daily Value (DV) tells you how much a nutrient in a food serving contributes to a daily diet. 2,000 calories a day is used for general nutrition advice.