Pizza Chicken

Pizza Chicken

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"Plain breaded chicken is so boring. Spice it up with a little touch of pizza."

Ingredients

45 m {{adjustedServings}} servings 552 cals
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Nutrition

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  • Calories:
  • 552 kcal
  • 28%
  • Fat:
  • 16 g
  • 25%
  • Carbs:
  • 52.9g
  • 17%
  • Protein:
  • 46.2 g
  • 92%
  • Cholesterol:
  • 185 mg
  • 62%
  • Sodium:
  • 2497 mg
  • 100%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

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  1. Preheat oven to 400 degrees F (200 degrees C).
  2. Combine bread crumbs, Parmesan cheese, salt, and black pepper in a shallow bowl; place flour into a second bowl. Whisk egg and lemon juice together in a third bowl.
  3. Dip each chicken breast in egg mixture and dredge in flour; dip again in egg mixture and dredge chicken in crumb mixture until coated. Place coated chicken breasts into a baking dish.
  4. Bake in the preheated oven until chicken is heated through and crumbs are golden, about 20 minutes.
  5. Spoon 2 tablespoons pizza sauce onto each chicken breast, sprinkle each with half the mozzarella cheese, and top each with half the pepperoni slices.
  6. Bake until chicken is no longer pink inside and the juices run clear, about 10 more minutes. An instant-read meat thermometer inserted into the thickest part of a breast should read at least 160 degrees F (70 degrees C).

Footnotes

  • Editor's Note:
  • The nutrition data for this recipe includes the full amount of the breading ingredients. The actual amount of the breading consumed will vary.
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I doubled this recipe. I used homemade bread crumbs (that I added italian seasoning to) and made the pizza sauce from scratch. I also added italian seasoning, garlic powder and onion powder to t...

I was surprised at how good this tuned out. I was looking for a different way to make chicken and am so glad I came across this recipe. The chicken is so tender. The breading adds a lot of fl...

This was actually delicious! It was simple to make and tasted amazing! I will definitly be making this agian.