Easy Bruschetta Chicken

by | May 24, 2018

Who doesn’t love bruschetta? Seriously? Now you can have bruschetta inspired dish that’s gluten-free and low carb.

Fastest way: We provided a recipe with dried herbs and you could even use canned tomatoes if you want to save time on the chopping.

Tastiest way: Use fresh basil and fresh tomatoes instead of dried herbs. Fresh herbs really do make all the difference!

Easy Bruschetta Chicken

Course Main Course
Cuisine Italian
Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 20 minutes
Total Time 25 minutes
Servings 4
Author Meal Plan Ninja

Ingredients

For the bruschetta topping:

  • 4 roma tomatoes
  • 1 garlic clove minced
  • 1 tablespoon olive oil
  • 1 tablespoon balsamic vinegar
  • 1/4 teaspoon dried basil
  • 1/4 teaspoon ground black pepper

For the chicken:

  • 2 chicken breasts boneless, skinless
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon ground black pepper
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • 3/4 cup shredded mozzarella cheese
  • 1/4 cup shredded Parmesan cheese

Instructions

  1. Preheat oven to broil (or 500°F)
  2. Mix bruschetta topping ingredients.

  3. Cut the chicken breasts in half and season with salt and pepper.
  4. Heat the pan with 2 tablespoons olive oil in a large skillet over medium-high heat.
  5. Cook chicken for 3 minutes on one side. Flip the cutlets over and wait 2 minutes. Add bruschetta topping on each chicken and sprinkle with cheese.
  6. Put the skillet in the oven if you have an ovenproof skillet or if not then transfer the chicken cutlets to a baking sheet. Broil for about 3 minutes or until the cheese has melted.

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