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Chestnut Stuffed Chicken Breasts

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Chestnut Stuffed Chicken Breasts is really yummy. If you love nuts and if you love chicken, there probably no better choice than this Chestnut Stuffed Chicken Breasts recipe. Do make it!
  Boiled chestnuts 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Currants 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Minced tart apple 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Nutmeg 1 Pinch
  Whole chicken breasts 2 , halved, boned, and skinned
  Butter 2 Teaspoon
  Paprika 1 Teaspoon
  Apple cider 1 Cup (16 tbs)

In a medium-size mixing bowl, combine the chestnuts, currants, apples, and nutmeg.
Flatten each piece of chicken by placing it between 2 sheets of waxed paper and pounding with a mallet or the flat side of a meat cleaver until 1/4 inch thick.
Roll one-fourth of the stuffing in each chicken piece.
Place the stuffed chicken, seam side down, in a shallow 8 X 8-inch baking dish.
Mix butter and paprika and drizzle over chicken.
Add the apple cider to the dish.
Cover tightly with foil and bake at 350° for 30 minutes.
Remove foil, baste, and bake for another 30 minutes, basting 2 or 3 more times.

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Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 721 Calories from Fat 120

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 14 g20.9%

Saturated Fat 6.6 g32.9%

Trans Fat 0.1 g

Cholesterol 221 mg73.7%

Sodium 244 mg10.2%

Total Carbohydrates 63 g21.1%

Dietary Fiber 4.1 g16.5%

Sugars 37.1 g

Protein 82 g163.5%

Vitamin A 59.8% Vitamin C 193.5%

Calcium 11% Iron 30.1%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


Chestnut Stuffed Chicken Breasts Recipe