This recipe is a quick and easy way to give chicken breasts a delicious make over and transform it into something more special.
Here is this weeks Family Favourites recipe...
Pesto Stuffed Chicken
4 chicken breasts
8 rashers of bacon
1 large portabello mushroom, sliced
8 tsp green pesto
1 - Pre heat the oven to 180C
2 - Slice the chicken breast three quarters of the way across to create a pocket
3 - Place 2 teaspoons of green pesto on to the bottom half of the chicken breast and spread evenly
4 - Arrange slices of mushrooms on top of the pesto
5 - Wrap 2 slices of bacon around the chicken breast and secure with a cocktail stick
6 - Place the chicken breast in the centre of the preheated oven for 20 - 30 minutes or until thoroughly cooked
Serve with potatoes, vegetables or salad.
The pesto in the centre adds a depth of flavour to the chicken and also keeps it lovely and moist. This recipe is a huge hit with everyone here, adults and children alike!
I am sharing my recipe with Honest Mum - Tasty Tuesdays and A Mummy Too - Recipe of the Week