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Chicken Breasts Stuffed with Prosciutto and Cheese


  • Author: Maxine Dubois
  • Total Time: 45 minutes
  • Yield: 4 servings 1x

Description

These Chicken Breasts stuffed with Prosciutto and Cheese are made with chicken, prosciutto, fontina, flour, milk sage and cooked on the pan.


Ingredients

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  • 4 large boneless, skinless chicken breasts, halved
  • 4 thin slices prosciutto
  • 1 cup grated fontina cheese
  • 1 cup all-purpose flour (use almond flour for keto)
  • 1 cup whole milk
  • 4 sage leaves
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • 2 tablespoons butter
  • ½ cup chicken broth
  • ¼ cup heavy cream
  • Salt and pepper, as desired
  • 8 toothpicks

Instructions

  1. Prep the chicken. Start by patting the halved chicken breasts dry and sprinkling salt and pepper over them.
  2. Form the chicken. Lay the slice of prosciutto flat onto the cut side part of the chicken breast. Add about a tablespoon of cheese onto the prosciutto and lay the sage leaf on. Roll up the chicken and use a few toothpicks to secure the roll. Repeat with the rest of the chicken.
  3. Dredge the chicken. In a large bowl, pour in the milk. In another large bowl, add the flour. Take each rolled up chicken and drench in the milk. Finish by dredging into the flour. Repeat with the rest.
  4. Cook the chicken. Heat up the oil and butter in a large saucepan with a lid on medium high heat. Brown the rolled up chicken, about 4-5 minutes on each side. Use tongs to flip.
  5. Pour in the chicken broth, reduce heat to medium, cover and cook for 15-20 minutes, until the chicken is cooked through, or until internal temperature is 165°F. Take the chicken out and place on a plate.
  6. Make the sauce. Pour the heavy cream into the remaining liquid in the pan and mix well. Pour the sauce over the chicken.

Notes

  • Use as many toothpicks as you need to secure the chicken and keep it rolled. 
  • Make sure to cover the pan as this will ensure the chicken cooks all the way through. 
  • Prep Time: 15 minutes
  • Cook Time: 30 minutes
  • Category: Dinner
  • Method: Cooking
  • Cuisine: American

Nutrition

  • Serving Size: 1
  • Calories: 278.1
  • Sugar: 3.8 g
  • Sodium: 513.1 mg
  • Fat: 6.6 g
  • Saturated Fat: 3.3 g
  • Carbohydrates: 33.9 g
  • Fiber: 3.9 g
  • Protein: 26.2 g
  • Cholesterol: 55.2 mg