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Cheesy Chicken Recipe

Cheesy Chicken Recipe

"This tender chicken with its cheesy crumb coating is one of my husband's favorites," writes Joan Ergle of Woodstock, Georgia. "It's always a hit with company, too, because it comes out juicy and great-tasting every time."
TOTAL TIME: Prep/Total Time: 30 min. YIELD:4 servings


  • 5 tablespoons butter, melted
  • 1 cup crushed cheese-flavored snack crackers
  • 1/4 teaspoon pepper
  • 4 boneless skinless chicken breast halves
  • 1/2 cup sour cream


  • 1. Place 1 tablespoon of butter in an 11x7-in. microwave-safe dish; set aside. Combine cracker crumbs and pepper. Dip chicken in remaining butter, then spread with sour cream. Roll in the crumb mixture. Place in prepared dish. Cover loosely and microwave on high for 6-7 minutes or until chicken juices run clear. Let stand for 5-10 minutes before serving. Yield: 4 servings.

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Sue Zappa User ID: 1094741 27950
Reviewed Apr. 29, 2014

"This recipe didn't go over well with my family. I tried it because they like Cheez-It crackers. We didn't think it had much flavor."

logansmom8 User ID: 5347851 83577
Reviewed Jul. 19, 2013

"Got positive feed back and empty plates from my kids after making this chicken. Happy Mom!"

hbaseley User ID: 3311639 108185
Reviewed Dec. 8, 2012

"My picky kids love this recipe. It's easy and I'm able to use reduced fat sour cream"

lor1s User ID: 2985155 29426
Reviewed Dec. 7, 2010

"This makes a nice flavorful chicken. I always bake it in the oven. The leftovers are very good on top of a green salad."

mother of 3 User ID: 1726536 89199
Reviewed Dec. 18, 2008

"I baked it in a regular oven and it wasn't too crunchy. 

Vivian E."

KarenML User ID: 2462794 43946
Reviewed Sep. 5, 2008

"Can this be cooked in the oven or will it get too crunchy?"

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