Crunchy Cheese-Stuffed Chicken
Cheese Stuffed Chicken Recipes

Crunchy Cheese-Stuffed Chicken

Chicken breasts with a surprise of cheese sealed inside will impress your guests.

4
servings
15 min
PREP TIME
40 min
TOTAL TIME

Ingredients

4 (4-ounce) boneless skinless chicken breasts

2 ounces Cheddar cheese, cut into 4 (2x1/2x1/2-inch) strips

1/2 cup cornflake crumbs

1/4 cup shredded Cheddar cheese

1 teaspoon seasoning salt  

1 large Land O Lakes® Egg beaten

 

 *Substitute 1 teaspoon garlic salt.

How to make

  1. STEP 1

    Heat oven to 400°F. Cut a 3-inch slit in each chicken breast half to form pocket. Insert 1 strip cheese into each pocket. Secure each pocket with several toothpicks.

  2. STEP 2

    Combine crumbs, shredded cheese and seasoning salt in pie pan or shallow bowl. Place beaten egg in another pie pan or shallow bowl; dip chicken in egg. Lightly press both sides of chicken in crumb mixture to coat.

  3. STEP 3

    Place chicken onto greased baking sheet. Bake 20-25 minutes or until chicken is no longer pink.

Tip #1

To make ahead: Prepare the chicken as directed above. Wrap each serving in plastic food wrap. Place in a resealable plastic freezer bag; freeze. Thaw. Bake as directed above.

Nutrition

260Calories
11Fat (mg)
140Cholesterol (mg)
670Sodium (mg)
10Carbohydrates (g)
0Dietary Fiber
31Protein (g)

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  May 21, 2014

Tasted ok, but the bottom got really soggy

— says Gouchisgirl
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  March 10, 2010

This was delicious. It was easy to prepare and only 20-30 minutes to bake. I would use the recipe again. Thank You, Kay B

— says Kay
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