Bonnie ^O^


This is one of the meals that I have made quite often over the years when I have company, because it seems to please everyone. It looks fancy, and so your company will think you worked for hours on the meal, but it is really a very simple and delicious dish to make with ingredients that you usually have on hand.

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whole skinless, boneless medium chicken breasts, uniform in size
slices of deli ham. i use black forest
swiss cheese slices
a little cracked black pepper
1 1/4
teaspoon paprika
1/3 cup of flour
cup butter, 1 stick
cup marsala wine
teaspoon chicken granules
1 1/2
tablespoons corn starch
cup heavy cream


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1Assemble all ingredients and read directions before beginning. You can prepare the raw chicken breasts ahead and refrigerate them until it is time to cook the meal.

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2Pound chicken breasts flat, about 1/4 inch. Season very lightly with pepper. Don't add salt. Place 2 ham and 2 cheese slices on top of each prepared breast. Roll up and fasten the edges with toothpicks. Make it secure, but don't push toothpicks too far into the meat.

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3Mix flour and paprika in a shallow dish and coat chicken pieces.

Note: You can use brown rice flour to make it a gluten free recipe.

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4Melt the butter in a large skillet over medium heat until hot.

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5Add chicken and brown on both sides.

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6Add wine and chicken granules to the pan. Reduce heat, cover skillet and simmer 30 minutes or until chicken is fork tender and juices run clear.

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7In a small bowl, whisk the cornstarch and cream until smooth. Add the mixture to the skillet with the juices and simmer until the sauce is thick and smooth.

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8Remove browned chicken to a platter, remove the toothpicks, slice into 3/4 inch slices with a sharp knife almost all the way through; then tent with foil to keep warm.

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9Drizzle the sauce over the sliced chicken and serve immediately.

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10Cook's Tip: Make the chicken breasts ahead and refrigerate them until it is time to cook the meal.

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11Here is how it looks!

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12The sauce is delicious!

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13...Here is a closeup...Enjoy!

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Chicken
Main Ingredient: Chicken
Regional Style: American
Dietary Needs: Gluten-Free
Other Tag: Quick & Easy