Pecan-Stuffed Chicken Breasts
6 Tbsp. butter (or margarine)
1 Large Celery Stalk, chopped
1 Small Onion, minced
Salt and Pepper
2 Cups Crumbled Toast
1 Cup Coarsely-Chopped Pecans
2 Tsp. Parsley Flakes
¼ Cup Water
4 Whole Boneless, Skinless Chicken Breast
2 Tbsp. Lemon Juice
Preheat oven to 400℉.
In 10-inch skillet over medium-high heat, melt 4 tablespoons of butter (or margarine). Add celery, onion, ½ teaspoon of salt, and ¼ teaspoon of pepper into skillet and cook until tender. Stir in crumbled toast, chopped pecans, parsley flakes, and water; remove from heat.
Place chicken breasts in center of a doubled foiled-lined baking sheet. Brush both sides of breast with lemon juice then remain butter (or margarine). Sprinkle breasts with ¾ teaspoon of salt and ½ teaspoon of pepper. Spoon ¼ teaspoon of pecan-stuffing mixture into center of each chicken breast. Bring foil around breast a close tightly, bundling it.
Cook chicken in preheated oven for 20 minutes. Open bundles and bush chicken with drippings and cook for an additional 20 minutes uncovered or until the chicken is tender.
Sweet and Sour Chicken
3-5 Chicken Breast
Salt and Pepper (for taste)
1 Cup Cornstarch
2 Eggs, Beaten
1/3 Cup Canola Oil
3/4 Cups White Sugar
4 Tbsp Ketchup
1/2 Cups Distilled Vinegar
1 Tbsp Soy Sauce
1 Tsp Garlic Salt
Preheat oven to 350 F
Rinse chicken off, trim off fat, and cut into 1 inch cubes. Season with salt and pepper. Coat chicken in cornstarch then dip into eggs.
Heat canola oil in a large skillet. Cook chicken until brown. *More canola oil may be needed if skillet cannot fit all the chicken at once. Place cooked chicken on a foiled lined baking sheet.
Combine and whisk sauce ingredients until smooth. Pour sauce evenly over chicken. Make sure to coat both sides.
Place chicken in oven for 15 minutes then flip and cook for an additional 15 minutes.
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