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Chicken Breasts With Pesto Sauce

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Ingredients
  Chicken breasts 4 (Bone In / Boneless)
  Fresh lemon juice 3 Tablespoon
  Salt 1⁄4 Teaspoon
  Freshly ground pepper 1⁄8 Teaspoon
  Minced fresh basil 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Grated parmesan cheese 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Garlic 1 Clove (5 gm), crushed through a press
  Olive oil 2 Tablespoon
Directions

Preheat broiler.
Brush chicken breasts with lemon juice; season with salt and pepper.
Place chicken on broiler pan; broil approximately 8 inches from heat for 5 minutes.
Turn and broil 5 minutes longer.
Meanwhile, combine basil, cheese, garlic, and oil in blender.
Mix until well blended.
Spread over each chicken breast; broil 5 to 10 minutes longer, or until chicken is opaque throughout, but still juicy.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Easy
Course: 
Main Dish
Method: 
Broiled
Ingredient: 
Chicken
Interest: 
Everyday, Healthy
Preparation Time: 
5 Minutes
Cook Time: 
20 Minutes
Ready In: 
25 Minutes

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