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Pesto-Stuffed Chicken Breast

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"A quick and easy keto pesto-stuffed chicken breast recipe."
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Ingredients

35 m servings 502
Original recipe yields 4 servings (4 stuffed chicken breasts)

Directions

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  1. Preheat the oven to 400 degrees F (200 degrees C). Line a baking sheet with aluminum foil.
  2. Cut a pocket into each chicken breast. Evenly stuff pocket of each chicken breast with 1 slice mozzarella cheese and 1 tablespoon pesto.
  3. Beat together eggs and remaining 1 tablespoon pesto in a bowl. Place Parmesan cheese in a shallow dish. Dip chicken in egg mixture and then coat with Parmesan cheese. Place coated chicken breast onto the prepared baking sheet.
  4. Bake in the preheated oven until chicken is no longer pink in the center and juices are running clear, 20 to 30 minutes. An instant-read thermometer inserted into the center should read at least 165 degrees F (74 degrees C).

Nutrition Facts


Per Serving: 502 calories; 30 3.9 52.5 217 1027 Full nutrition

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Absolutely Superb!!! I didn't have two cups of Parmesan. So I crushed table crackers, and added a tablespoon of Italian season to bread crumb, parmesan mixture coating.

very nice. I do stuffed breasts all the time, but first time with pesto