Quick Chicken Cordon Bleu Recipe

Looking for an easy Quick Chicken Cordon Bleu recipe? Learn how to make Quick Chicken Cordon Bleu using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by kcoutee

Makes 4 servings



Moist chicken and flavorful cheese sauce make this easy entree perfect for a special occasion.

Recipe Ingredients for Quick Chicken Cordon Bleu

32 oz chicken breast
2 teaspoons Dijon mustard
1/2 teaspoon paprika
4 oz sliced ham
1 cup soft bread crumbs
1 cup grated Parmesan cheese
1/4 teaspoon pepper
1/4 cup honey mustard

SAUCE:
1 tablespoon butter or margarine
1 tablespoon all-purpose flour
1 cup milk
1/4 teaspoon salt
1/2 cup shredded Swiss cheese
2 tablespoons chicken broth

Recipe Directions for Quick Chicken Cordon Bleu

  1. Directions

  2. Flatten the chicken to 1/2-in. thickness. Spread mustard on one side; sprinkle with paprika. Top with a ham slice. Roll up tightly; secure with toothpicks.

  3. In a bowl, combine the bread crumbs, Parmesan cheese and pepper.

  4. Brush chicken with honey mustard; roll in crumb mixture. Brown in pan.

  5. Turn the chicken; cook 7 minutes longer or until juices run clear. Remove toothpicks; set aside and keep warm.

  6. In a 1-qt. microwave-safe dish, heat the butter on high for 30 seconds; stir in the flour until smooth. Cook, uncovered, on high for 30 seconds. Add milk and salt. Cook 3-4 minutes longer or until thickened. Stir in cheese until smooth. Add the wine or broth. Serve over chicken.

  7. or:

  8. Place coated rolls in a lightly greased 9x13 inch baking dish.

  9. Bake at 400 degrees F (200 degrees C) for about 40 minutes or until chicken is golden brown and juices run clear. Serve with cordon bleu sauce, if desired.

Categories

Main Dish

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 394.7g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
700
Calories from Fat
234
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
26.0g
40%
Saturated Fat
12.5g
62%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
256mg
85%
Sodium
1325mg
55%
Potassium
825mg
24%
Total Carbohydrates
18.0g
6%
Dietary Fiber
0.8g
3%
Sugars
7.0g
Protein
91.5g
Vitamin A 12% Vitamin C 3%
Calcium 51% Iron 19%
* 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 high in niacin
  • High in phosphorus
  • High in selenium
  • High in vitamin B6
  •   Bad points
  • High in cholesterol
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