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    Gruyere and Pesto Filled Chicken Breasts

    Gruyere and Pesto Filled Chicken Breasts. Photo by Lori Mama

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    Nancy's Pantry's Note:

    A sophisticated sounding dish that uses ready-made pesto sauce as a time-saver. A great special occasion or company dish.

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    1. 1
      Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
    2. 2
      Pound chicken breasts between sheets of waxed paper. Mix gruyere cheese, pesto, pine nuts, and green onions in a small bowl.
    3. 3
      Spread 2 tablespoons of the cheese mixture on top of each chicken breast and roll tightly. Dredge chicken breasts in flour. Saute chicken breasts in heated oil at medium-high heat until golden brown, turning occasionally, for approximately 6 minutes.
    4. 4
      Place chicken in pan and bake until chicken is tender and cooked through, about 20 minutes.

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    Ratings & Reviews:

    • on May 15, 2012


      I love anything with pesto and this didn't disappoint. I was able to scale this recipe back to serve one with no problem. Since I have oven going pans, I skipped the extra baking dish step. Made for Everyday Holiday Tag Game. :).

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    • on November 28, 2011


      May be, This chicken breasts is delicious served with roasted tomatoes.

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    Nutritional Facts for Gruyere and Pesto Filled Chicken Breasts

    Serving Size: 1 (125 g)

    Servings Per Recipe: 4

    Amount Per Serving
    % Daily Value
    Calories 351.2
    Calories from Fat 207
    Total Fat 23.0 g
    Saturated Fat 5.9 g
    Cholesterol 97.1 mg
    Sodium 115.2 mg
    Total Carbohydrate 0.9 g
    Dietary Fiber 0.2 g
    Sugars 0.2 g
    Protein 34.1 g

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    pesto sauce

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