Chicken Cordon Bleu, Fast Recipe

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Submitted by earth_mom

Makes 4 servings



A streamlied version of this classic dish.

Recipe Ingredients for Chicken Cordon Bleu, fast

1 lb chicken breasts, boneless skinless
1/4 cup flour, all purpose, divided
2/5 cups chicken broth, reduced sodium (i112229)
2 oz ham, chopped
2 oz swiss cheese, chopped

Recipe Directions for Chicken Cordon Bleu, fast

  1. Cut chicken into bite-size pieces

  2. toss chicken pieces in 2 tablespoons of flour until well-coated, adding more if necessary

  3. In a well-oiled large skillet over medium-high heat, cook chicken for 6 to 8 minutes turning once or until just cooked through

  4. remove and set aside, tenting with foil to keep warm

  5. reduce heat and whisk in remaining 2 talbespoons flour into remaining oil in the pan, adding a little more if the pan is particularly dry, until flour is absorbed

  6. add chicken broth, increase heat, and bring to a simmer

  7. scrape up any bits of flour stuck to pan

  8. cook until sauce begins to thicken, stirring frequently

  9. add chicken and ham to pan and stir to coat

  10. sprinkle Swiss cheese on top and cover

  11. reduce heat to low and cook for 1-2 minutes until cheese melts

Categories

Chicken, Main Dish, FrenchGerman, Stir Fry

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 173.6g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
325
Calories from Fat
124
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
13.8g
21%
Saturated Fat
5.3g
27%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
122mg
41%
Sodium
386mg
16%
Potassium
356mg
10%
Total Carbohydrates
7.4g
2%
Dietary Fiber
0.4g
2%
Sugars
0.3g
Protein
40.3g
Vitamin A 4% Vitamin C 1%
Calcium 13% Iron 11%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
B-
  Good points
  • Very low in sugar
  • High in niacin
  • High in phosphorus
  • High in selenium
  •   Bad points
  • High in cholesterol
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