Chicken Cordon Bleu

Total Time
40mins
Prep
0 mins
Cook
40 mins

This dish has impressed many guests at my home and it is always a hit! This recipe was taken from the American Country Inn and Bed & Breakfast Cookbook.

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Ingredients

Nutrition

Directions

  1. Split, bone and skin the chicken pieces. Place each chicken breast half on a sheet of waxed paper. Using a meat mallet, flatten to 1/4 inch thick.
  2. Place 1 slice each of ham and cheese in the center of each piece. sprinkle evenly with parsley and pepper. Roll up each chicken breast lengthwise and secure with a wooden toothpick.
  3. Dip each piece into beaten egg and coat well with bread crumbs. In a heavy skillet, melt the butter and brown the chicken pieces. Place chicken in a 12 x 8 inch baking dish, reserving the drippings.
  4. To the drippings add the cheese soup, sour cream and the sherry. Stir well and pour over the chicken. Bake uncovered in a 350 degree oven for 40 to 45 minutes.