Chicken Breast Smothered In Tomatoes & Mozzarella Recipe

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Chicken Breast Smothered in Tomatoes & Mozzarella

Norma DeRemer

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@PApride

This is a great dish for those on a Low-Carb diet.


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Serves:

4

Prep:

10 Min

Cook:

10 Min

Ingredients

4
boneless skinless chicken breast halves (about 1 1/2 pounds)
3 Tbsp
olive oil, divided
1 c
chopped onion
2 tsp
bottled minced garlic, or fresh if you have it
1 can(s)
(14 ounce) italian-style tomatoes
1 1/2 c
(6 ounces) shredded mozzarella cheese

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Preheat broiler
2
Pound chicken breasts between 2 pieces of plastic wrap to 1/2-inch thickness using flat side of meat mallet or rolling pin
3
Heat 2 tablespoons oil in ovenproof skillet over medium heat. Add chicken and cook about 3-1/2 minutes per side or until no longer pink in center. Transfer to plate; cover and keep warm
4
Heat remaining 1 tablespoon oil in same skillet over medium heat. Add onions and garlic; cook and stir 3 minutes. Add tomatoes; bring to a simmer. Return chicken to skillet, spooning onion and tomato mixture over chicken.
5
Sprinkle cheese over top. Broil 4 to 5 inches from heat until cheese melts.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Chicken
Other Tag: Healthy