Chicken Mozzarella


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Ingredients You'll Need

2 lbs. boneless skinless chicken breasts
2 eggs, beaten
1/2 cup dry bread crumbs
1/4 cup butter
1- 8 oz. can tomato sauce
1/2 tsp. basil
1/2 cup shredded mozzarella cheese
1/4 tsp. paprika
Mozzarella Sauce:
1 Tblsp. butter
1 Tblsp. flour
1/8 tsp. salt
1/8 tsp. cayenne pepper
1/2 cup chicken broth
1/2 cup half & half
1/2 cup shredded mozzarella cheese


Directions

Cut chicken into serving pieces.


Dip chicken into egg, coat with bread crumbs.


Heat butter in a 12 inch skillet until melted.


Add chicken and cook over medium heat until


brown on both sides.


Stir in tomato sauce and basil; reduce heat.


Cover and cook on low for 30 minutes.


Meanwhile prepare Mozzarella Sauce:


Heat butter in 1 quart saucepan until melted.


Stir in flour, salt and cayenne.


Cook over low heat stirring constantly until


smooth and bubbly; remove from heat.


Stir in chicken broth and half & half.


Return to heat and bring to a boil, stirring


constantly. Boil and stir for 1 minute.


Remove from heat and stir in mozzarella


until melted.


Next, arrange the chicken pieces in ungreased


9 x 9 x 1-1/2 inch baking dish.


Spoon mozzarella sauce over chicken pieces.


Sprinkle with mozzarella & paprika.


Set oven to broil or 550 degrees. Broil


chicken with tops 6-7 inches from heat until


cheese is melted and sauce is bubbly around


edges.


Very good served with pasta & sauce


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