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Keto Chicken Parmesan

Rated as 4.86 out of 5 Stars
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"A delicious keto-friendly chicken Parmesan. Enjoy a classic Italian dish, and keep your macros in check!"
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Ingredients

28 m servings 442
Original recipe yields 2 servings

Directions

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  1. Set oven rack about 6 inches from the heat source and preheat the oven's broiler.
  2. Slice chicken breast through the middle horizontally from one side to within 1/2 inch of the other side. Open the two sides and spread them out like an open book. Pound chicken flat until about 1/2-inch thick.
  3. Beat egg and cream together in a bowl.
  4. Combine crushed pork rinds, Parmesan cheese, salt, garlic powder, red pepper flakes, ground black pepper, and Italian seasoning in bowl; transfer breading to a plate.
  5. Dip chicken into egg mixture; coat completely. Press chicken into breading; thickly coat both sides.
  6. Heat a skillet over medium-high heat; add ghee. Place chicken in the pan; cook until no longer pink in the center and the juices run clear, about 3 minutes per side. An instant-read thermometer inserted into the center should read at least 165 degrees F (74 degrees C). Be careful to keep breading in place.
  7. Transfer chicken to a baking sheet. Cover with tomato sauce; top with mozzarella cheese.
  8. Broil until cheese is bubbling and barely browned, about 2 minutes.

Nutrition Facts


Per Serving: 442 calories; 25.3 5.8 46.5 217 1605 Full nutrition

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Most helpful positive review

It's good, but I had to omit tomato sauce. I don't know what keto diet everyone else is on, but mine says no carbs or sugar, and tomato sauce is full of sugar. awesome recipe despite my concerns...

Most helpful critical review

less time in broiler the cheese burned. lol

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It's good, but I had to omit tomato sauce. I don't know what keto diet everyone else is on, but mine says no carbs or sugar, and tomato sauce is full of sugar. awesome recipe despite my concerns...

This is fantastic and easy to make! Everyone in the house loved it! I did use the Rao's sauce (which doesn't have any added sugar) and remained in Ketosis.

Really good & love the pork rinds idea. I used normal butter though not ghee. The only issue I had was the time, it took me much more time than noted to make this dish. I used the right size c...

I substituted the pork rinds with almond flour and the ghee with olive oil. so yummy

This was really really good! I tripled it so I could feed the whole crew and did use the Rao's Tomato and Basil Sauce - it's pretty pricey but low in carbs and absolutely yummy. Used my food ...

Delicious. The pork rinds make it nice and crunchy. I used chicken tender size pieces and I would even use chicken nugget sizes and use the Marinara sauce for dipping.

Super good. I don’t know what it tastes like with the heavy cream because I did not have any, but I loved it despite not using it. It was SO yummy; filling and delicious! I used this recipe I fo...

Absolutely delicious! Our entire family enjoyed this meal - including our extremely picky 8 year old. We doubled the recipe and since the kiddos were eating, we omitted the red pepper flakes. ...

less time in broiler the cheese burned. lol