Chicken & Chanterelle Phyllo Cups

Recipe by Tinkerbell
READY IN: 55mins
SERVES: 4-6
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
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DIRECTIONS

  • Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
  • Saute mushrooms, leeks & salt in butter until softened.
  • Add white wine & simmer until liquid is absorbed.
  • In mixer bowl with wire whip attachment or by hand, combine mascarpone, cream cheese & garlic powder.
  • Stir in shredded chicken & cilantro.
  • Lay unrolled stack of phyllo sheets on flat surface, cover with large piece of saran wrap or parchment paper & then cover with damp kitchen towel.
  • Remove one phyllo sheet to a flat surface & spray lightly with non-stick cooking spray. Sprinkle with about 1 teaspoon bread crumbs. Remove second sheet, lay over the first sheet, spray & sprinkle with bread crumbs. Repeat til you have 5 sheets total. (Re-cover the rest of the sheets each time to keep from drying out, but make sure to not get them wet with the damp towel).
  • Using knife or pizza cutter, cut stack of layered sheets into 6 squares. Lay one stack of squares into a muffin cup, gently pushing down in the middle & around the sides. Repeat with remainder of squares.
  • Repeat steps 3 & 4 until all of the phyllo sheets have been used.
  • Fill each cup about 2/3 full with chicken & cheese mixture.
  • Fill cups the last third with mushroom & leek mixture.
  • Sprinkle the top of each cup with remaining breadcrumbs.
  • Bake uncovered at 350 degrees for 25-30 minutes.
  • Cool for 5 minutes before removing from muffin tin.
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