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Savory Baked Chicken Recipe

Savory Baked Chicken Recipe

Crispy golden breading with robust mustard and lemon flavors envelopes this tasty main dish from Bonnie Baumgardner, Sylva, North Carolina.
TOTAL TIME: Prep/Total Time: 30 min. YIELD:2 servings

Ingredients

  • 2 tablespoons spicy brown mustard
  • 1 teaspoon lemon juice
  • 1/8 teaspoon dried savory
  • 1/8 teaspoon grated lemon peel
  • 1/8 teaspoon salt
  • 1/8 teaspoon pepper
  • 2/3 cup crushed seasoned stuffing
  • 2 boneless skinless chicken breast halves (4 ounces each)
  • Nonstick cooking spray

Directions

  • 1. In a shallow bowl, combine the first six ingredients. Place the stuffing in another bowl. Dip chicken in mustard mixture, then coat with stuffing.
  • 2. Place chicken in an 11-in. x 7-in. baking dish coated with cooking spray. Spritz chicken with cooking spray. Bake, uncovered, at 350° for 15-20 minutes or until a meat thermometer reads 170°. Yield: 2 servings.

Nutritional Facts

1 chicken breast half equals 210 calories, 3 g fat (1 g saturated fat), 63 mg cholesterol, 664 mg sodium, 15 g carbohydrate, 1 g fiber, 25 g protein. Diabetic Exchanges: 3 lean meat, 1 starch.

Wine Pairings

Light-Bodied White Wine

Enjoy this recipe with a light-bodied white wine such as Sauvignon Blanc or Pinot Grigio.