Stir mustard, sour cream and tarragon into sauce. After thinking about creating this salad for some time, one spring I used my homegrown strawberries and fresh tarragon to do a little experimenting. For me it’s one of those herbs that I have always passed in the grocery store and here I am apologizing to tarragon for doing that. Season the chicken with salt and pepper, then lightly brown on both sides, about 5 minutes, and remove to platter. 2. —Sue Gronholz, Beaver Dam, … An easy weeknight one skillet chicken dinner. 1. This tarragon chicken recipe is not only easy, but full of flavor. This creamy French Chicken Tarragon, known as “Poulet à l’Estragon”, is a simple one-pan recipe that’s both comforting and fresh tasting. Return the chicken and any accumulated juices to the pan; reduce heat to low. 3. Simmer until the chicken is cooked through, about 4 minutes. It didn't take me very long to come up with a winner! Have you ever had fresh tarragon before? Heat the oil in a large sauté pan and cook the chicken, shallots and garlic over a fairly high heat for 10 minutes until golden brown. Perfectly seared chicken breast surrounded by a creamy tarragon mustard sauce. Season to taste with salt and pepper and spoon over the chicken. Chicken thighs are first browned and braised in white wine for tenderness. Transfer the chicken to a warmed platter. Add the wine, stock, mustard and tarragon. Cover and simmer gently for 20 minutes until the chicken is completely cooked through with no pink meat. Tarragon. For the chicken, heat about ¼ cup EVOO, 4 to 5 turns of the pan, in a large skillet over medium to medium-high heat. My husband enjoyed my creation as much as I did, and now we can't wait for strawberry season to come around each year. Chicken, fresh tarragon, cream and white wine are no strangers to a French kitchen – and they all come together wonderfully in this classic French-bistro fare. Strawberry Tarragon Chicken Salad.