Cheesy Bruschetta Chicken

By Dash of Amy
May 28, 2018
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Author Notes: Slices of mozzarella cheese are melted on top of perfectly seasoned, tender chicken breasts, and then topped with homemade tomato bruschetta.Dash of Amy

Serves: 6
Prep time: 10 min
Cook time: 20 min

Ingredients

Chicken Breasts

  • 6 chicken breasts
  • 1 tablespoon olive oil
  • 1 teaspoon Mrs. Dash chicken seasoning
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon black pepper
  • 1 teaspoon garlic powder
  • 8 ounces whole milk mozzarella cheese block, sliced

Bruschetta

  • 4 small tomatoes, finely chopped
  • 1 tablespoon olive oil
  • 2 garlic cloves, minced
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon black pepper
  • 10 basil leaves, finely chopped

Directions

Chicken Breasts

  1. Heat a large skillet over medium heat, and add olive oil and chicken.
  2. Sprinkle half of the spices over the chicken evenly, and cook for about 4 minutes.
  3. Flip the chicken over once it's golden and add the other half of the seasonings.
  4. Cook until the chicken is cooked through, then transfer to a baking dish.
  5. Place sliced cheese generously over each piece of chicken.
  6. Bake at 375* for 5 minutes, then broil for an additional 3 minutes to melt the cheese.
  7. Place chicken on a plate and spoon the bruschetta over the top. **Drizzle balsamic glaze over the top for a nice finishing touch.**

Bruschetta

  1. Place all the ingredients in a medium mixing bowl, stir well, and set aside, or store in the refrigerator until chicken is done.

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