Chicken pesto

Chicken Pesto Recipe

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marianne reiner


This is an all time favorite, whenever I need to bring a dinner to a friend, this is it, never fails to impress!
I use cornflake crumbs to make it gluten free, and I also used prepared pesto in a tub to make it even easier. I prefer fresh mushrooms as well.


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20 Min
45 Min


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  • 1 pkg
    pesto sauce mix
  • 8
    skinless boneless chicken breasts
  • 4 slice
    provolone cheese cut in half
  • 4 ounce can(s)
    sliced mushrooms
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How to Make Chicken pesto


  1. Heat oven to 350
    Spray 9x12 dish with no stick spray
    Prepare pesto sauce mix according to directions
  2. Moisten chicken with water, shake off water and coat with breadcrumbs
    Place chicken in baking dish
  3. Spread pesto over chicken
    Cover each breast with half slice of provolone
    Spread mushrooms on top

    Bake in oven 45 -50 mins

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About Chicken pesto

Course/Dish: Chicken
Main Ingredient: Chicken
Regional Style: Italian
Other Tag: Quick & Easy

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