Deluxe Chicken Breasts

Recipe by Smilyn
READY IN: 45mins
SERVES: 4
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
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DIRECTIONS

  • Preheat oven to 350F.
  • On a sheet of waxed paper, combine the flour and bread crumbs.
  • In a shallow bowl, whisk together egg whites and water.
  • Dip chicken in egg white mixture, then dredge in bread crumb mixture, turning to coat.
  • In large skillet, heat oil over medium-high heat.
  • Add chicken; cook, turning once, until browned, about 10 minutes.
  • Place chicken in a shallow baking dish.
  • Bake until cooked through, about 15 minutes.
  • To prepare sauce, in a small saucepan over medium heat, melt margarine (or butter).
  • Stir in flour until well combined.
  • Slowly add milk stirring constantly.
  • Cook, stirring, until thickened (about 8 to 10 minutes).
  • Remove from heat; stir in 1/4 cup of cheddar.
  • Place chicken breasts on serving plates.
  • Drizzle with sauce and sprinkle with the remaining cheddar.
  • Garnish with paprika and serve immediately.
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