This recipe from baked caprese chicken It is perfect for when you want a change when preparing this type of meat or you are looking for a preparation with different chicken breasts. With simple ingredients such as mozzarella, tomato and basil, which are just the main ingredients in caprese salads, you can give this dish a special touch and ensure a very tasty and easy-to-prepare meal!
4 diners 45m Main course Low difficulty Additional features: Cheap cost, Baked recipes Ingredients:
- 4 chicken breasts
- 1 large tomato
- 2 buffalo mozzarella balls
- Basil leaves to taste
- Salt to taste
- Freshly ground black pepper to taste
- ground turmeric to taste
- Extra virgin olive oil
Steps to follow to make this recipe: 1
Clean chicken breasts removing excess fat and making cuts horizontally but without reaching the end of the meat so that they do not break completely.
Season the chicken with salt, black pepper and turmeric to taste above and below.
Cut the tomatoes sliced and then halved, as well as buffalo mozzarella. And also clean the basil leaves. These are the 3 basic ingredients of the caprese salad, that's why this chicken recipe is called that.
In every cut of the chicken breasts accommodates a slice of tomato, another of mozzarella and a basil leaf. Repeat the process on all cuts made.
Grease a non-stick pan with a little oil. Place the chicken caprese inside and drizzle a little more olive oil so that the meat does not dry out. Bake it for about 30 minutes and if a lot of water is released, just drain the pan and put it back in the oven. The ideal point is when the chicken is lightly browned.
Serve this recipe from baked caprese chicken Great accompanied by a little white rice for example. A delicious combination!
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