Hearty Chicken, Sweet Potato, and Apples

Whether you have never meal prepped before or you are a seasoned pro, this Hearty Chicken, Sweet Potato, and Apples is a recipe you’ll want to have in your repertoire.

Grilled or broiled chicken breast, a rotisserie chicken, and some meal prepped sweet potato cubes are all you’d need to make this hearty dinner.

Don’t have leftovers? We’ll let you in on a little secret: The dish in the photograph above was made with a chicken breast from the deli section of the supermarket and a bag of frozen cubed sweet potatoes. And it was indeed hearty, and delicious!

Dive into some of fall’s best flavors with this easy-to-make recipe!

Chicken with Sweet Potatoes and Apples
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Chicken with Sweet Potatoes and Apples

Jump into fall with this easy cast-iron skillet recipe!
Course Main Course
Cuisine American
Keyword chicken with sweet potatoes
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 13 minutes
Total Time 23 minutes
Servings 4 servings
Calories 238 kcal
Author Openfit


  • 3 tsp. olive oil divided use
  • 1 medium onion chopped
  • 2 medium tart cooking apples (like Granny Smith or pippin), peeled, cored, finely chopped
  • 2 cups cubed baked sweet potato cut into cubes
  • ¼ cup raisins
  • 8 oz cooked chicken breast boneless, skinless, chopped
  • 1 tsp. chopped fresh sage
  • ¼ tsp. sea salt
  • ¼ tsp. ground black pepper
  • ¼ tsp. Ground paprika


  1. Heat 1½ tsp. oil in a large nonstick skillet over medium-high heat.
  2. Add onion and apples; cook, stirring frequently, for 6 to 7 minutes, or until mixture begins to brown. Place in a large bowl.
  3. Add potato, raisins, chicken, sage, salt, pepper, and paprika; mix well.
  4. Heat remaining 1½ tsp. oil in skillet over medium heat.
  5. Add apple mixture, pat into an even layer in pan; cook, without stirring, for 2 minutes.
  6. Stir gently; cook an additional 2 minutes, or until it begins to brown. Serve immediately.

Recipe Notes

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