Tuesday, March 26, 2019

GRILLED CHICKEN MARGHERITA



GRILLED CHICKEN MARGHERITA



Easy, healthy grilled chicken margherita topped with melted mozzarella cheese, pesto, and tomato basil garnish.

Ingredients

·         4 boneless skinless chicken breasts, pounded to less than 1 inch thickness
·         salt and pepper to taste
·         2 tablespoons olive oil
·         1 teaspoon garlic powder
·         1 teaspoon Italian seasoning (OR 1/2 teaspoon dried oregano + 1/4 teaspoon dried basil + 1/4 teaspoon dried thyme)
·         4 slices mozzarella cheese
·         1/2 cup basil pesto (try my Easy 5 Minute Pesto Recipe - it's the best!!) https://www.lecremedelacrumb.com/easy-5-minute-pesto-15-ways-to-use-it/
·         1/2 cup cherry tomatoes, halved
·         1 tablespoon fresh lemon juice
·         1/2 cup packed basil leaves, very thinly sliced
·         cracked black pepper

Instructions

1.    In a large bowl combine chicken, salt and pepper, olive oil, garlic power, and Italian seasoning. Toss to combine.
2.    Grill chicken over medium-high heat for about 6-8 minutes on each side until cooked through. Top each piece of chicken with a slice of mozzarella cheese and cook another minute or so until melted.
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