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Pesto-Crusted Chicken

Prep Time: 10 minutes / Cook Time: 30 minutes / Yields: 6 servings

California Sun Dry

Ingredients

1 ½ cup Sun-Dried Tomato Pesto
¼ cup freshly grated parmesan cheese
Freshly ground black pepper
2 ½ tbsp vegetable or olive oil, divided
6 split chicken breasts, bone in & skin on
6 chopped scallions

Instructions

Step 1
Preheat oven to 375 degrees. Place sun-dried tomato pesto, Parmesan and 1 tbsp oil in food processor. Pulse 5 times. Set aside.

Step 2
Season chicken breasts with black pepper. Heat 1½ tbsp oil in oven-proof skillet over medium-high heat. Brown 3 breasts on both sides, beginning with skin side first. Remove to plate and repeat. Turn off heat and return breasts to skillet. Spoon sun-dried tomato pesto on breasts and roast in oven for 20 minutes, or until just done.

Step 3
Top with scallions and serve over polenta, potatoes or rice.

PRODUCT USED

Pesto

Savor the flavor of traditional Basil Pesto Sauce enhanced with our delicious Sun-Dried Tomatoes.

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Pesto-Crusted Chicken

Prep Time: 10 minutes / Cook Time: 30 minutes / Yields: 6 servings

California Sun Dry

Ingredients

1 ½ cup Sun-Dried Tomato Pesto
¼ cup freshly grated parmesan cheese
Freshly ground black pepper
2 ½ tbsp vegetable or olive oil, divided
6 split chicken breasts, bone in & skin on
6 chopped scallions

Instructions

Step 1
Preheat oven to 375 degrees. Place sun-dried tomato pesto, Parmesan and 1 tbsp oil in food processor. Pulse 5 times. Set aside.

Step 2
Season chicken breasts with black pepper. Heat 1½ tbsp oil in oven-proof skillet over medium-high heat. Brown 3 breasts on both sides, beginning with skin side first. Remove to plate and repeat. Turn off heat and return breasts to skillet. Spoon sun-dried tomato pesto on breasts and roast in oven for 20 minutes, or until just done.

Step 3
Top with scallions and serve over polenta, potatoes or rice.

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