Tomato Pesto Chicken

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    Shared by Shirley Pipkins
  • Shared On
    7/6/17
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Rating:
Servings:
4
Prep Time:
10 minutes
Cook Time:
30 minutes
Total Time:
40 minutes
A word from the cook
Quick and Worth it!
Ingredients

4 Boneless / Skinless Chicken Breasts
1/2 Cup Pesto
1 Large Tomato
1 Cup Grated (or shaved) Parmesan Cheese
2 Cloves Garlic
Fresh Ground Black Pepper

Instructions
  1. Pre-heat oven to 400°
  2. Cut the chicken breasts in half and pound to flatten.
  3. Mix the chopped Garlic with the Pesto.
  4. Cover each piece of chicken with pesto/garlic mix (about 1 Tbsp on each)
  5. Top the pesto with 1 slice of tomato
  6. Cover with parmesan cheese
  7. Grind the pepper on top.
  8. Bake in a glass baking dish (uncovered) for 30 minutes

1 Note

  1. Ken Alger

    I’d prefer to make my own pesto, but in a pinch and/or out of season, a store bought pesto does a pretty darn good job!