This is one recipe that I received from one of my customers at Savour Kilkenny. It needs just a few ingredients, prepared in just a few minutes and baked for 30 minutes. It’s a great dish that you can serve to unexpected guests. It’s a hit with children, too.

Baked Chicken Pesto

Ingredients for 2 People:

2 Free range chicken breast

One buffalo mozzarella

2 Tomatoes

One jar of Pesto Basilico

Salt and Pepper to taste

 

Preparation:

Cut the tomatoes.

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Cut the mozzarella.

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Make 2 side cuts on the chicken breast. These will serve as pockets that you can fill with the ingredients. Open the lower pocket. Spread the pesto on it. Add 2/3 slice of tomatoes and mozzarella.

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Put the second slice of chicken on top and and repeat the process.

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Cover again and spread the chicken with the last bit of pesto tomatoes and mozzarella.

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Put in the oven for 30 min at 190C.

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Enjoy!

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