CHICKEN CAPRESEA Baked Chicken Caprese Recipe everyone will love! Chicken is stuffed with mozzarella, tomatoes and fresh basil for the perfect easy dinner!
INGREDIENTS– chicken breasts – salt, pepper – olive oil – balsamic vinegar – garlic – brown sugar – basil pesto – roma tomatoes – mozzarella – fresh basil leave
CHICKEN CAPRESETrim chicken breasts and slice a large pocket horizontally in the center of the breast, making sure not to cut all the way through. Season chicken all over with salt
CHICKEN CAPRESEIn a saucepan, over medium heat whisk together the balsamic, garlic and brown sugar. Bring to a boil, and cook until it has reduced by half, about 15 minutes. Set as
CHICKEN CAPRESEPreheat oven to 375℉. Place 1 tbsp of pesto into the pocket of each breast and spread evenly.
CHICKEN CAPRESEStuff each chicken breast with 2 halves of the mozzarella, 2 slices of tomato and 1 to 2 basil leaves. Secure with toothpicks.
CHICKEN CAPRESEIn a large oven safe skillet over medium heat, thinly coat the pan with olive oil. Sear the chicken breasts until the outside is golden brown.
CHICKEN CAPRESEBake in the oven for 8-12 minutes until the chicken’s inside temperature reaches 165℉.
CHICKEN CAPRESERemove from the oven and let rest for 5 minutes. Serve with a drizzle of the balsamic glaze and fresh basil for garnish.
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