Healthy Pesto Chicken


What Makes this Pesto Chicken Dinner So Good?

This Pesto Chicken recipe has so many great qualities. Ot's made with healthy whole foods that will fill you right up! This recipe is also super easy to make. You can prep this chicken for the oven in 10 minutes! 

Simple Ingredients

Oh, another great thing about this chicken dinner: It only requires 4 simple ingredients! (Chicken, olive oil, pesto, and parmesan cheese!)

Prepare the Chicken

Slice the chicken breasts in half and pound them with a meat tenderizer. Making the chicken thinner will help it cook faster. 

Sear the Chicken

Pour some oil in an oven-proof skillet and sear both sides of the chicken breasts. 

Add Pesto

Cover each chicken breast with some homemade pesto sauce.

Bake the Chicken

Bake your chicken at 350 degrees F for 20 minutes. Cover the pan with aluminum foil to keep it from drying out!

Garnish with Cheese

Sprinkle some parmesan cheese over your chicken and bake for another 5 minutes. 

Serve and Enjoy!

Add some more fresh pesto if you like, and then dig in!

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