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Picante Chicken Recipe

Looking for an easy Picante Chicken recipe? Learn how to make Picante Chicken using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by launilb

Makes 4 servings



Easy and yummy chicken dish when you are hungry for something tex-mexish!

Recipe Ingredients for Picante Chicken

1/3 c. picante sauce
1/2 c. picante sauce
1 lb. boneless, skinless chicken breasts
4 T. light cream cheese
1/2 c. Cheddar Cheese, fat free

Recipe Directions for Picante Chicken

  1. Preheat oven to 350.

  2. Spread the 1/3 c. of picante sauce on the bottom of a baking dish.

  3. Lay the chicken breasts on a cutting board and us the flat side of a meat mallet to pound the chicken breasts to a uniform thickness.

  4. Spread the cream cheese evenly on each breast.

  5. Lay the chicken in a single layer in the bottom of the baking dish.

  6. Top with the remaining 1/2 c. picante sauce.

  7. Cover the baking dish with aluminum foil and bake for 15 minutes.

  8. Remove the foil and top each with the shredded cheese and bake uncovered for another 15 minutes or until the chicken is no longer pink.

Categories

Main Dish

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 187.5g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
321
Calories from Fat
150
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
16.7g
26%
Saturated Fat
7.5g
38%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
127mg
42%
Sodium
464mg
19%
Potassium
301mg
9%
Total Carbohydrates
2.9g
1%
Dietary Fiber
0.3g
1%
Sugars
1.6g
Protein
37.7g
Vitamin A 11% Vitamin C 7%
Calcium 13% Iron 9%
* 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
  • Low in sugar
  • High in niacin
  • High in selenium
  •   Bad points
  • High in saturated fat
  • High in cholesterol
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