Norma's Parmesan Chicken Bundles

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Norma DeRemer

By
@PApride

I found this recipe years ago and adjusted the ingredients to my own taste and my family and friends love it. I think I'm going to make it again this week end. It's been a while since we've had it. Really good tasting!

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
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Serves:
6

Ingredients

4 oz
(1/2 of 8 ounce package) cream cheese, softened
1 1/4 c
shredded low0moisture part-skim mozzarella cheese, devided
1 pkg
(10 ounce) brozen chopped spinach, thawed and well drained
6 Tbsp
grated parmesan cheese, divided
6 small
boneless skinless chicken brest halves (1 1/2 pounds), pounded to 1/4 inch thickness
1
egg
10
ritz cracker, crushed (about 1/2 cup)
1 1/2 c
of your favorite spaghetti sauce, heated

How to Make Norma's Parmesan Chicken Bundles

Step-by-Step

  • 1Preheat your oven to 375.
  • 2Meanwhile, mix chream cheese, spinach, 1 cup mozzarella and 3 tablespoons of parmesan unti well blended and set aside.
  • 3Place the chicken breast one at a time between two sheets of plastic wrap and pound down to 1/4 inch thickness.
  • 4When finished with all six chicken breast lay them flat and spread mixture onto each breast.
  • 5Start at one short end of each breast and roll up chicken tightly and secure with a wooden toothpick if desired and set aside.
  • 6In a shallow dish, beat eggs.
  • 7Mix remaining parmesan and cracker crumbs in separate shallow dish.
  • 8Dip chicken bundles in egg and then roll in crumb mixture.
  • 9Place seam-sides down in a 13 X 9 inch baking dish that has been sprayed with cooking spray.
  • 10Place in oven and bake for 30 minutes or until chicken is done.
  • 11Remove from oven and discard toothpicks if you used them.
  • 12Serve topped with spaghetti sauce and remaining mozzarella.
  • 13*These can be made ahead, covered and placed in your refrigerator for up to 4 hours. When ready to serve, uncover and bake at 375 for 35 minutes or until chicken is done.
  • 14*For something special you can stir chopped freah basil and or sliced bloack olives into spaghetti sauce before heating.

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About Norma's Parmesan Chicken Bundles

Course/Dish: Chicken