Karen's Light Chicken Cordon Bleu

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Nutritional Info
  • Servings Per Recipe: 4
  • Amount Per Serving
  • Calories: 263.3
  • Total Fat: 10.6 g
  • Cholesterol: 90.0 mg
  • Sodium: 429.3 mg
  • Total Carbs: 5.2 g
  • Dietary Fiber: 0.7 g
  • Protein: 35.3 g

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We serve this with rice and a salad. It looks and tastes like a much higher calorie version. We serve this with rice and a salad. It looks and tastes like a much higher calorie version.
Number of Servings: 4


    Chicken Breast, no skin, 16 ounces
    Ham Schneiders Fat Free, 4 slices
    White Wine, 1 Tbsp.
    Garlic, 1 clove minced
    St. Albert marble cheese, 2 oz. grated
    Oregano, dried, 1 tsp
    Basil, 1 tsp. dried
    Pepper, black, 1/16-1/8 tsp.
    Egg white, 6 Tbsp.
    Dimpflmeier 100% wholewheat bread, 1 slice
    Olive Oil, 1 tbsp


Makes 4 servings

Split chicken breasts in half, length-wise.

In a medium-sized bowl, combine minced garlic, grated cheese, pepper, and coarsely chopped ham slices.

Toast 1 slice of wholewheat bread in toaster. Place it in food processor with oregano and basil to make seasoned bread crumbs.

Fill the chicken breasts with equal amounts of the cheese/ham mixture. Seal with 1-3 toothpicks.

Whip egg whites with fork until frothy, about 30 seconds to 1 minute. Dip filled chicken pieces in egg white.

Transfer bread crumbs to a plate and dip the chicken (which has been coated in egg white) into the bread crumbs.

In a large frying pan, heat the olive oil. Add the chicken pieces and brown on medium heat, until golden on both sides.

Number of Servings: 4

Recipe submitted by SparkPeople user SYLPHANON.

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