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Juicy chicken fillet with cheese, spinach, and pesto for dinner: how to cook it right

Iryna MelnichenkoLS Food
Juicy chicken fillet in a frying pan. Source: eatwell101.com

Chicken breast can be used to make cutlets, chops, pates, and salads. It is also delicious baked with cheese and vegetables.

How to cook chicken breast deliciously

The cook shared a recipe on Instagram for a delicious, juicy chicken breast with pesto sauce, cheese, and spinach.

Breast recipe

Ingredients:

  • Chicken breast – 2 pcs.
  • Pesto sauce – 2 tbsp. 
  • Sun-dried tomatoes – 2 tbsp.
  • Mozzarella – 120 g
  • Spinach – 10 g
  • For the capers
  • Olive oil – 1 tbsp
  • Salt, pepper, chili flakes – to taste

Method of preparation:

1. Cut the fillet.

Chicken meat

2. Spread it with pesto sauce, salt, and pepper, then put cheese, chopped sun-dried tomatoes, capers and spinach on top.

Meat with cheese, capers and spinach

3. Secure with a skewer.

How long to cook meat

4. Fry in a pan for 5 minutes on each side.

Fried brisket with cheese

5. Then put in the oven for 20 minutes at 180 C.

Ready Meat

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