An easy meal for a busy weeknight that will have your family raving! Tender chicken breasts topped with a creamy garlic and basil spread, fresh mozzarella and a sliced Roma tomatoes, then baked in the oven to create this delicious Chicken Caprese.
Course Main Dish
Prep Time 10minutes
Cook Time 30minutes
Total Time 40minutes
Author Nicole Crocker
4Boneless skinless chicken breasts
1,4 ounce ballFresh mozzarella, sliced
1/4CupFresh basil leaves,chiffonade
Olive oil and balsamic vinegar for drizzling
salt and pepper to taste
Preheat oven to 375 Degrees F.
Place chicken breasts in a roasting dish. Sprinkle with salt and pepper. Set aside.
In a small bowl mix cream cheese with garlic powder and dried basil.
Spread over chicken breasts. Top each with a slice of fresh mozzarella and a few slices of tomatoes.
Bake for *20-30 minutes or until juices run clear.
Remove when done and top with fresh basil, olive oil and vinegar.
*Cook time will vary depending on the size of chicken breasts.