Total TimePrep/Total Time: 30 min.
- 4 boneless skinless chicken breast halves (6 ounces each)
- 1/2 cup prepared pesto
- 2 jars (4-1/2 ounces each) sliced mushrooms, drained
- 1 can (4-1/2 ounces) chopped ripe olives
- 1 cup shredded provolone cheese
- Preheat oven to 400°. Flatten chicken slightly. Place in an ungreased 13x9-in. baking dish. Spoon pesto over chicken; top with mushrooms and olives.
- Bake, uncovered, 15-18 minutes or until a thermometer reads 165°. Sprinkle with cheese; bake 1-2 minutes longer or until cheese is melted.
Nutrition Facts1 each: 490 calories, 29g fat (10g saturated fat), 124mg cholesterol, 1117mg sodium, 8g carbohydrate (1g sugars, 3g fiber), 49g protein.
Oct 12, 2016
I think because my chicken was thicker it took longer to cook. The taste of the chicken with the topping was really good. However, the chicken itself is SO BLAND. I feel like it needs to be marinaded or something. Despite that, I'd still make this again, especially since it was so easy. I actually forgot the cheese on top but still enjoyed the topping!
Jan 7, 2015
A family favorite. All 11 of us enjoy this dish.
Mar 20, 2014
I also used the fresh mushrooms, sauteed them a little bit before adding to the dish. It was very tasty!
Jun 27, 2013
This was not the least bit good. Would'nt even consider trying it again.
Jun 12, 2012
This was wonderful! I used fresh mushrooms (sauteed for a little while before putting with the chicken), and used mozzarella instead of provolone because that's what I had on hand. It was just absolutely terrific! Great company meal, too. Thanks for sharing - it's a wonderful recipe.
Mar 31, 2012
i've had this recipe for awhile, always meaning to make it. i'm sorry i waited so long! it was GREAT! everyone loved it even the kids. the only thing i did differently was that i used sliced provolone cheese and used fresh mushrooms. AWESOME! i will make this often!!!
Dec 29, 2011
I made this dish using 6 chicken breasts, 2 jars of mushrooms, only half a can of chopped olives, and sliced provolone. Next time I will use fresh mushrooms because we like them better. The sliced provolone worked great because I could just top each breast with one slice. This was extremely flavorful and only needed minor tweaks per our taste preference! I used the same amount of pesto the recipe called for.
Sep 30, 2011
Loved it! Great combination of flavors.....thank you!!
Sep 13, 2011
This was so easy to make and tastes so good. We liked it so much I'm making it again tonight for book club
Dec 27, 2010
So simple, but it really has a great taste. Definitely will make again.