Garlic Butter Cheddar Chicken Recipe

Looking for an easy Garlic Butter Cheddar Chicken recipe? Learn how to make Garlic Butter Cheddar Chicken using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by adkotchey

Makes 8 servings



These chicken breasts are first dipped in savory garlic butter and coated with flavorful cheddar bread crumbs. Make extras because everyone will want seconds!

Recipe Ingredients for Garlic Butter Cheddar Chicken

1/2 cup butter
4 cloves garlic, minced
3/4 cup dry bread crumbs
1/2 cup freshly grated Parmesan cheese
1 1/2 cups shredded Cheddar cheese
1/4 teaspoon dried parsley
1/4 teaspoon dried oregano
1/4 teaspoon ground black pepper
1/8 teaspoon salt
8 chicken breast - pounded thin

Recipe Directions for Garlic Butter Cheddar Chicken

  1. 1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C).

  2. 2. Melt the butter in a saucepan over low heat, and cook the garlic until tender, about 5 minutes.

  3. 3. In a shallow bowl, mix the bread crumbs, Parmesan cheese, Cheddar cheese, parsley, oregano, pepper, and salt.

  4. 4. Dip each chicken breast in the garlic butter to coat, then press into the bread crumb mixture.

  5. 5. Arrange the coated chicken breasts in a 9x13 inch baking dish.

  6. 6. Drizzle with any remaining butter and top with any remaining bread crumb mixture.

  7. 7. Bake 30 minutes in the preheated oven, or until chicken is no longer pink and juices run clear.

Categories

Main Dish

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 225.5g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
541
Calories from Fat
243
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
27.0g
42%
Saturated Fat
14.7g
74%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
204mg
68%
Sodium
545mg
23%
Potassium
500mg
14%
Total Carbohydrates
8.4g
3%
Dietary Fiber
0.5g
2%
Sugars
0.8g
Protein
62.6g
Vitamin A 13% Vitamin C 1%
Calcium 27% Iron 14%
* 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
C+
  Good points
  • Very low in sugar
  • Very high in niacin
  • High in phosphorus
  • High in selenium
  •   Bad points
  • High in saturated fat
  • High in cholesterol
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