Chicken Parmesan

Posted by: Stacy in MS 09-08-99 3:32 PM

Chicken Parmesan

Recipe By : Redbook, Feb 1997
Serving Size : 6 Preparation Time :0:00
Categories : Main Dishes Poultry

Amount Measure Ingredient, Preparation Method
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1 egg
2 tablespoons grated Parmesan cheese
1 cup Italian flavored dry bread crumbs
6 skinless boneless chicken breast halves, lightly pounded
4 tablespoons olive or vegetable oil, divided
6 ounces shiitake mushrooms, sliced
2 tablespoons dry red wine
1 (26 oz) jar marinara sauce
8 ounces fresh mozzarella cheese, sliced
Fresh basil or parsley, for garnish

Heat oven to 375 F.

Beat egg with 1 tablespoon water.

Stir Parmesan into bread crumbs.

Dip chicken in beaten egg, then coat with breadcrumb mixture.

Heat 2 tablespoons of oil in skillet over medium heat. Brown chicken 3 to 4 minutes per side, until almost cooked through and golden brown.

Place in single layer in lightly greased baking pan.

Wipe out skillet. Heat remaining oil and cook mushrooms 3 minutes, stirring often, until cooked through.

Stir wine into marinara sauce and spoon over cutlets.

Top with mushrooms.

Bake 10 minutes.

Top each cutlet with a slice of mozzarella and bake 10 minutes longer.

Garnish, if desired, with basil or parsley.

Yield: 6 servings

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