Kale and Mozzarella Stuffed Chicken Breast Recipe
A modern twist on chicken and kale salad that will leave your taste buds humming. I coated chicken breast with a homemade garlick-y rub and stuffed it with kale, sweet peppers and mozzarella cheese. This meal is perfect for a healthy weeknight dinner or a night of entertaining.
What you’ll need:
Chicken Breast: 4 skinless
Garlic: 2 cloves, minced
Italian seasoning: 1 tablespoon
Lemon and pepper seasoning: 1 tablespoon
Crushed red peppers: 1 teaspoon
Paprika: 1 teaspoon
Sweet peppers: 2, diced
Kale: 1 cup, chopped
Mozzarella: 1 cup, cubed
Step 1: Mix chopped sweet peppers, kale and mozzarella in a small bowl and set aside.
Step 2: Then, mix italian seasoning, crushed red peppers and paprika in a separate bowl to set aside.
Step 3: Next, add a drizzle of olive oil to your baking sheet and carefully slice a pocket into each of your chicken breast.
Step 4: Coat each side of your chicken breast with seasoning and align on your baking sheet.
Step 5: Then, stuff each breast with your kale, mozzarella and sweet peppers.
Step 6: Drizzle honey over the chicken breast and bake for 30-40 minutes at 350 degrees.
Step 7: Serve warm with another touch of lemon zest.