Mozzarella Chicken
Servings Prep Time
4servings 10minutes
Cook Time Passive Time
30minutes 15-20minutes
Servings Prep Time
4servings 10minutes
Cook Time Passive Time
30minutes 15-20minutes
Ingredients
Instructions
  1. In a large skillet add olive oil and heat on medium.
  2. Add the chicken breast and season with half of the salt, pepper, and Italian seasoning. Cook for 8 minutes, then flip and season the other side. Now cook for 8 more minutes. Remove from the skillet and place on a plate to the side.
  3. Let’s add the garlic to the skillet and cook for approximately 2 minutes. Now add the balsamic vinegar, scraping browned garlic bits with a wooden spoon. Add the can of crushed tomatoes, basil, and red pepper flakes (if using), and stir until combined. Let simmer for 10 minutes.
  4. Take the plated chicken and gently place pieces in the skillet. Place 1 slice of mozzarella on each chicken breast. Cover the skillet with a lid until cheese is melted.
  5. Remove lid, garnish with parsley, and you are now ready to serve.
  6. Enjoy!