Breast Of Chicken Scala

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Jan. 10, 2012


Whole chicken breasts 2 1/4 Pound , boned, halved and skin removed (3 Breasts)
All purpose flour
Butter/Margarine 1/4 Cup (4 tbs) (1/2 Stick)
Condensed beef consomme 10 1/2 Ounce , undiluted (1 Can)
Sour cream 1/2 Cup (8 tbs)
Salt 1 Teaspoon
Pepper 1/4 Teaspoon
Grated parmesan cheese 1 Tablespoon



1) Wash and wipe the chicken with damp paper towels.

2) Spread the flour on a flat plate and roll the chicken to coat evenly with flour.


3) In a pan or Dutch oven, melt butter and saute chicken until evenly golden-brown on each side for about 15 minutes in all.

4) Stream in consomme and cook over low heat, with the lid on for 45 minutes.

5) Mix in the sour cream, salt and pepper and allow to cook for 10 minutes longer.

6) Using a perforated ladle take out the chicken and place on heatproof serving dish.


7) Mix the sauce in the pan well to combine, strain over chicken.

8) Dredge with cheese over top.

9) Place the plate under broiler for a few minutes, until golden-brown.


10) Serve hot garnished with chopped parsley if desired.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: Easy
Cook Time: 75 Minutes
Ready In: 75 Minutes
Servings: 6

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 330Calories from Fat 126

 % Daily Value*

Total Fat 14 g21.5%

Saturated Fat 8 g40%

Trans Fat 0 g


Sodium 895 mg37.29%

Total Carbohydrates 5 g1.7%

Dietary Fiber %

Sugars 1 g

Protein 43 g86%

Vitamin A % Vitamin C %

Calcium % Iron %

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet