Easy Chicken Cordon Bleu

3
Aurora McBee

By
@aurora

An easy, week night version of the classic. And a super way to use up leftover ham! These are tender and moist...and no deep fryer required! These are easily made up ahead of time for a faster dinner option. They also turn out beautifully in the air fryer!

Rating:

★★★★★ 5 votes

Comments:
Serves:
4
Prep:
30 Min
Cook:
45 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

  • 4
    chicken breasts, boneless and skinless
  • 4 slice
    provolone or swiss cheese
  • 8 slice
    deli ham
  • 1 stick
    butter, melted
  • 1 c
    italian bread crumbs
  • 2 Tbsp
    dijon mustard
  • ·
    salt & pepper to taste

How to Make Easy Chicken Cordon Bleu

Step-by-Step

  1. Pre-heat oven to 375*. Oil a 9" casserole dish.
  2. Pound out chicken breasts to about 1/4 inch. Season both sides with salt and pepper. Smear one side of each breast with 1/2 tablespoon dijon. Layer on 2 slices of ham and 1 slice of cheese. Roll, tucking in sides, and "pin" closed with a tooth pick.
  3. Dip each roll in the melted butter and then coat in bread crumbs. Place in casserole and bake approx. 45 minutes, until breading is golden and cheese has melted. If you are a thermometer user, the internal temp should be 165*. (Also cooks well in the air fryer! I cook at 370 for approx. 20 minutes)

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About Easy Chicken Cordon Bleu

Course/Dish: Chicken
Main Ingredient: Chicken
Regional Style: French
Other Tag: Quick & Easy
Hashtag: #Air Fryer




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