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Pesto Chicken

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Great recipe to make ahead and freeze or use as an appetizer.
Ingredients
  Chicken breast/Papa 4 Medium, boneless
  Pesto 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  White wine 1 Tablespoon
  Dijon mustard 2 Teaspoon
  Garlic 1 Teaspoon, minced
  Panko crumbs 2 Cup (32 tbs), seasoned
  Mozzarella cheese 2 Tablespoon, shredded
Directions

GETTING READY
1) Preheat the oven to 350°F.

MAKING
2) In a bowl, combine the pesto with dijon mustard, garlic and white wine together.
3) Transfer the pesto mixture into a bag holder with a bag.
4) Add the chicken breasts, remove the bag from the bag holder, seal the bag and mix up the ingredients until the chicken breasts are thoroughly coated.
5) Allow the chicken breasts to marinate for about 30 minutes.
6) Transfer each marinated chicken breast into the bag holder which has a bag containing the panko crumbs and coat well.
7) Remove the chicken breasts and strips into a baking dish and top the chicken breasts with mozzarella cheese.
8) Bake in the preheated oven for about 25 to 30 minutes, until lightly browned.

SERVING
9) Serve the Pesto Chicken with a spicy dip or bruschetta.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Easy
Cuisine: 
Italian
Course: 
Appetizer
Taste: 
Savory
Method: 
Baked
Ingredient: 
Chicken Breast
Interest: 
Easy
Restriction: 
High Protein, Low Sugar
Preparation Time: 
5 Minutes
Cook Time: 
25 Minutes
Ready In: 
30 Minutes
Servings: 
4

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