chicken mozzarella
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Chicken Mozzarella

Chicken Mozzarella is an easy chicken breast recipe using Italian seasonings, freshly grated mozzarella, and juicy garden tomatoes.
Prep Time7 mins
Cook Time30 mins
Total Time37 mins
Course: Main Course
Cuisine: Italian
Keyword: caprese, chicken breast, mozzarella
Servings: 3
Calories: 283kcal
Author: Courtney Lopez

Ingredients

  • 3 boneless skinless chicken breasts
  • 1 large or 2 medium tomatoes sliced
  • 1 cup mozzarella shredded
  • 1/4 teaspoon basil
  • 1/4 teaspoon parsley
  • 1/4 teaspoon thyme
  • 1/2 teaspoon oregano
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon pepper
  • 1 tablespoon olive oil

Instructions

  • Preheat oven to 400 degrees F.
  • Place the chicken breasts onto a parchment lined baking sheet and cover with olive oil and seasonings.
  • Bake the chicken for 25-30 minutes, until a thermometer┬áreaches 165 degrees F in the thickest part of the chicken breast.
  • Once the chicken breast is fully cooked add on┬ásome sliced tomatoes and shredded mozzarella. Sprinkle with a little more parsley if you want more green on top.
  • Bake the chicken for another 5 minutes or until the cheese is fully melted.

Nutrition

Calories: 283kcal | Carbohydrates: 1g | Protein: 32g | Fat: 15g | Saturated Fat: 6g | Cholesterol: 101mg | Sodium: 752mg | Potassium: 446mg | Vitamin A: 5.7% | Vitamin C: 1.6% | Calcium: 20% | Iron: 3.9%