Caprese Chicken Parmesan

Caprese Chicken Parmesan

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Nutritional Info
  • Servings Per Recipe: 4
  • Amount Per Serving
  • Calories: 275.3
  • Total Fat: 6.6 g
  • Cholesterol: 149.4 mg
  • Sodium: 209.7 mg
  • Total Carbs: 16.3 g
  • Dietary Fiber: 2.3 g
  • Protein: 38.6 g

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Without marinara of any kind. Just the way I like it. Without marinara of any kind. Just the way I like it.
Number of Servings: 4


    Coating =
    1/2 cup Whole Wheat Flour
    1/4 cup Bread Crumbs
    1/4 cup Parmesan & Romano Cheese
    1 tbsp Reduced Sodium Chicken Broth
    1 Large Egg
    1/4 tsp Garlic Powder
    1/4 tsp Paprika
    Pinch of Black Pepper
    Handful of Fresh Basil

    Chicken =
    4 Boneless Skinless Chicken Breasts
    2 Roma Tomatoes, diced
    1/2 cup Shredded Part Skim Mozzarella Cheese
    1 tsp Extra Virgin Olive Oil


1) Preheat oven to 400 degrees

2) Preheat nonstick skillet

3) Spray nonstick cooking oil in a baking dish

For Coating

4) On a plate, combine flour and black pepper

5) In a bowl, beat egg with chicken broth. Add chopped basil

6) On another plate, combine bread crumbs, parmesan & romano cheese, garlic powder, and paprika.

For Chicken

7) Coat chicken breasts on both sides with flour, then dip on both sides in egg mixture, then dredge on both sides in cheese-bread crumb mixture

8) Add chicken breasts to skillet with EVOO. Cook just until brown on each side. It will finish cooking in the oven.

9) Place chicken breasts in prepared baking dish. Bake in oven for 15-25 minutes, depending on the thickness of the chicken

10) In the last 5 minutes, top breasts with mozzarella. This needs to be added in the end because cheese burns easily.

11) Slice tomatoes in half and squeeze juices out over the sink before dicing them. Top mozzarella with diced tomatoes. Enjoy.

-- 6 WW points --

Number of Servings: 4

Recipe submitted by SparkPeople user BLUESUNSHINEFL.


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  • I loved this recipe. Even the kids enjoyed it. Easy to prep and easier to make. I served the chicken with broccoli and long grain & wild rice....wonderfully tasty dinner all for around 450 calories. This recipe will definitely make it to my dinner table again!! - 1/13/12

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  • i'll make it soon , thanks - 8/24/11

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  • This was soooo good! I don't even like Parmesan Cheese, though my husband does, and this was awesome for him, and satisfied my want of 'fried chicken'. Excellent! - 3/15/10

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  • I made this last night and hubby and kids loved it. It's going into the rotation. - 3/9/10

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  • Made this tonight for company! It was easy to prepare and was a hit. We served it with a spinach salad and Kelly's Garlic Bread (another SP recipe) - 1/24/10

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  • This was excellent. My family loved it also. I served it with whole wheat pasta. I also heated some marinara to put on top if you wanted it. I will definately make this again and again. Very easy to prepare also. - 1/7/10

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  • Sounds delicous & something my picky DH will eat. - 12/26/09

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  • omg! this is truly delicious! my whole family loved it on top of some wheat spaghetti - 12/9/09

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  • The only thing missing from this caprese is fresh basil leaves - otherwise very good! - 12/2/09

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  • I made this tonight. My wife and I were both amazed. This is a great recipe (one worth winning a food processor)! - 11/30/09

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  • Incredible!
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    this sound sooo good i am going to make it tonight yumyum !!! thanks so much !!!! - 11/21/09

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