Pizza Stuffed Chicken

Kimi Gaines

By
@kimijo

I'm in my creative mood today. I took out some chicken breast and was looking in my fridge looking around and saw some pizza sauce, pepperoni & green peppers and so I thought up this recipe. Hope you like it and try it with your family. (Picture doesn't give it justice)


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Serves:

4

Prep:

20 Min

Cook:

1 Hr

Ingredients

4
whole chicken breasts
4 Tbsp
olive oil
2 clove
crushed garlic
1/4 c
parmesan cheese
1 tsp
powdered garic
1 c
italian bread crumbs
salt & pepper
1-2 c
shredded mozzarella cheese or fresh sliced
36 slice
pepperoni, small, sliced
1/2 c
green peppers, sliced
1/2 c
onion, sliced
mushrooms (optional)
pizza sauce, to dip
***add what ever toppings you want

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Cut a pocket in each chicken breast. In a small bowl put 2 tbs of oil and crushed garlic. Let set a few minutes for flavors to incorporate. In a dish combine bread crumbs, parmesan cheese, italian seasoning, and garlic powder &salt & pepper. Mix well together. In another bowl whisk 2 eggs, set aside.
2
Inside pocket of chicken smear garlic and oil mixture. Lay slices of pepperoni, green pepper, onion & cheese. Fold over and secure with toothpicks. Do this with remaining chicken breasts.
3
Dip each chicken breast in egg mixture then bread crumbs. Do the remaining chicken the same way. Add 2 remaining tbsp of oil to large fry pan and brown. Remove chicken onto a baking sheet and cook for 45 minutes to 1 hr on 375F.
4
Remove chicken and let rest for a few minutes. Use hot pizza sauce to dip or you can pour over chicken.
5
***This is a very versatile recipe. Other suggestions: ground sausage, mushrooms, ham, bacon, hamburger...really anything you would get on a pizza.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Chicken, Pizza
Regional Style: Italian
Hashtag: #Pizza