Chipotle Stuffed Chicken Breast

  • Yield: servings

Ingredients

Chicken Breast
6-- Boneless, skinned chicken breast
3-- chipotles, diced, plus 2 tablespoon of adobo sauce
2cups shredded Montery Jack cheese
2cups lime flavored tortilla chips, finely crushed
2-- eggs plus 3 tablespoon of water
1-- 24 ounce mild flavored Mexican cheese dip
Polenta
1cup dry polenta
3cups water
1teaspoon salt
1-- 8.5 ounce can corn, drained
1-- green onion, chopped
1tablespoon cilantro, chopped

Instructions

Chicken Breast

Preheat oven to 325.

Coat a 9×13 Pyrex dish with cooking spray.

Flatten chicken breast between two pieces of wax paper with a meat mallet making sure chicken is about 1/2 thick.

Mix together chipotles, adobo sauce and cheese. Place 2 Tbsp of mixture in the center of each chicken breast, roll chicken breast and secure with kitchen string or wooden picks. Whisk together eggs and water, dip chicken breast into egg mixture, roll chicken breast in crushed tortilla chips. Place chicken breast in dish, seam side down.

Bake at 325 for 30 to 40 minutes.

Polenta

Coat a 8×8 Pyrex dish with cooking spray.

In a small sauce pan bring 3 cups of water and salt to a boil. Add 1 cup of polenta, stirring constantly for 3 minutes. Add corn, cilantro, and half of green onion and pour into greased dish. Bake for 30 minutes.

In a small sauce pan heat cheese sauce unitl bubbly.

To serve cut polenta into squares, top with chicken breast, spoon cheese sauce over chicken breast, sprinkle with remaining green onion.

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