Baked Parmesan Chicken

READY IN: 1hr 5mins
Recipe by iPlayFlonkerton

Before I went vegetarian, this was one of my favorite chicken recipes. From the 365 Ways To Cook Chicken cookbook.

Top Review by drquinn0523_

Love this recipe! It's one I've used for years. I do add some minced garlic to the pan before removing the chicken to make the sauce. I also leave my chicken pieces whole, unless they're very large. You can't go wrong with this recipe.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Preheat oven to 350°F.
  2. Season chicken with salt and pepper. In a large skillet, melt butter over medium heat.
  3. Add chicken and cook, turning, until browned, about 10 minutes.
  4. Sprinkle 1/4 C of the Parmesan cheese over the bottom of a 13x9 inch baking dish. Arrange chicken in dish.
  5. In the same frying pan, whisk flour into pan drippings.
  6. Cook, stirring, for 1 minute.
  7. Gradually add milk and cook, stirring constantly until smooth and thick.
  8. Remove from heat and stir in Swiss cheese.
  9. Pour sauce over chicken.
  10. Top chicken with remaining 1/4 C Parmesan cheese. Sprinkle with bread crumbs. Bake for 45 minutes, until chicken is tender.

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