Hearty Chicken, Sweet Potato, and Apples
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
5 from 1 vote

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

The Nutrition Facts box below provides estimated nutritional information for this recipe.

Nutrition Facts
Chicken with Sweet Potatoes and Apples
Amount Per Serving (1 serving)
Calories 238 Calories from Fat 54
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 6g 9%
Saturated Fat 1g 5%
Cholesterol 48mg 16%
Sodium 281mg 12%
Total Carbohydrates 29g 10%
Dietary Fiber 3g 12%
Sugars 15g
Protein 19g 38%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.