Santa Fe Stuffed Chicken

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READY IN: 1hr 15mins
Recipe by CJAY8248

The cooking method used here serves two purposes: Broiling the chicken allows it to brown, while baking it covered helps the chicken to retain it's moisture and juices. I got this from Cooking Club of America.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Spray 12x8-inch baking dish with nonstick cooking spray. In small bowl, combine seasonings; mix well. Reserve 1 teaspoons seasoning mixture;set aside. To remaining seasoning mixture, add bread crumbs; mix well.
  2. In medium skillet, melt butter over medium heat. Add celery and onion; cook 5-7 minutes or until tender. Add corn, cheese, cilantro and bread crumb mixture; mix well.
  3. Loosen skin from each chicken breast to form pocket between skin and meat. Fill each pocket with about 1/2 cup corn mixture; secure opening with toothpick. place skin side up in baking dish. Sprinkle with reserved seasoning.
  4. Broil 4-6 inches from heat 5-7 minutes or until skin is brown.
  5. Remove baking dish from oven; cover with foil. Heat oven to 350*. Bake 35-45 minutes or until juices run clear.

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