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mushroom swiss fried chicken breast

Recipe by
Gina Davis
Cedar Bluff, VA

Very easy and a crowd pleaser for sure!

yield 3 - 5
prep time 1 Hr 30 Min
cook time 30 Min
method Pan Fry

Ingredients For mushroom swiss fried chicken breast

  • 3 to 4
    boneless skinless chicken breast
  • 2 c
    butter milk
  • fresh ground black pepper to taste
  • kosher salt to taste
  • 2 c
    panko bread crumbs or if you have a favorite chicken breading recipe use that :)
  • 2 c
    flour (plain or self-rising does not matter here)
  • 1 pkg
    sliced mushrooms
  • 6 - 8 slice
    swiss cheese
  • oil for pan frying

How To Make mushroom swiss fried chicken breast

  • 1
    place chicken in large zip-loc bag or bowl and pour over 2 cups buttermilk. Let set at room temp until chicken is at room temp at least 1 hour
  • 2
    Mix panko, flour salt and pepper together
  • 3
    heat 2 - 3 inches of oil in large skillet and pre-heat oven to 400 degree
  • 4
    remove chicken 1 breast at a time and coat with panko/flour and remove to wax paper covered plate or baking sheet when all breasts are coated add gently to oil and fry until both sides are golden brown and juices run clear (about 20 mins depending on thickness of your chicken breast) while chicken is frying line a dish with paper towels to drain chicken on when removed from pan.
  • 5
    sautee mushrooms until half cooked (cooked but still firm)
  • 6
    when chicken is done drain and put on a baking sheet top with mushrooms and 1 to 2 slices swiss cheese. Bake in 400 degree oven until cheese is melted.