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Chorizo and Cheese Stuffed Chicken with Chimichurri Sauce

  • Prep 20 min
  • Total 25 min
  • Ingredients 13
  • Servings 4

Ingredients

Chicken:

4
boneless skinless chicken breasts
Salt and pepper to taste
4
slices mozzarella cheese
2
sliced chorizos
1/4
cup flour
2
eggs
1
cup bread crumbs

Chimichurri Sauce:

1
cup chopped parsley
2
minced garlic cloves
1
tablespoon oregano
1/4
cup olive oil
4
tablespoons wine vinegar
Salt and pepper

Nutrition Information

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1 Serving
% Daily Value
% Daily Value*:
Exchanges:
Free
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
No nutrition information available for this recipe

Expert Tips

You may use other types of cheese.

This Father’s Day, let’s show our appreciation to all those wonderful fathers who have given us so much by cooking a special meal just for them. Father’s Day shouldn’t be the only time when we honor our fathers, but it’s a wonderful day to stop and remember the countless lessons learned from them. This chorizo and cheese stuffed chicken recipe is a quick and elegant dish, served with chimichurri sauce. I love to cook for my family on special occasions. Relaxing with your family and enjoying an unforgettable meal and a glass or two of wine in the comfort of your own home is so much fun! This stuffed chicken is very easy to make and takes very simple ingredients. It is delicious and perfect for celebrating a special occasion like Father’s Day or any other event, but also makes a quick meal during the week. The blend of flavors in this recipe offers a wonderful combination of flavors and colors. ¡Buen apetito!

Directions

  • 1 For the chicken:<p>Heat the oven to 350°F.<p>Wrap the chicken breasts in plastic wrap and flatten them until they are thin. Season with salt and pepper, and top with mozzarella cheese and chorizo. Roll them up.<p>Place the flour, eggs and bread crumbs on separate plates. Mix the chicken rolls with the flour and beaten eggs, then cover with the bread crumbs, patting firmly so it adheres.<p>Place the chicken rolls on the baking sheet, lined with greased aluminum foil. Bake the chicken until it’s cooked, for about 20 a 25 minutes.
  • 2 For the chimichurri:<p>Place all the ingredients in a cup and combine evenly.

This Father’s Day, let’s show our appreciation to all those wonderful fathers who have given us so much by cooking a special meal just for them. Father’s Day shouldn’t be the only time when we honor our fathers, but it’s a wonderful day to stop and remember the countless lessons learned from them. This chorizo and cheese stuffed chicken recipe is a quick and elegant dish, served with chimichurri sauce. I love to cook for my family on special occasions. Relaxing with your family and enjoying an unforgettable meal and a glass or two of wine in the comfort of your own home is so much fun! This stuffed chicken is very easy to make and takes very simple ingredients. It is delicious and perfect for celebrating a special occasion like Father’s Day or any other event, but also makes a quick meal during the week. The blend of flavors in this recipe offers a wonderful combination of flavors and colors. ¡Buen apetito!

Rate and Comment

Erica Dinho Erica Dinho
September 14, 2015

This Father’s Day, let’s show our appreciation to all those wonderful fathers who have given us so much by cooking a special meal just for them. Father’s Day shouldn’t be the only time when we honor our fathers, but it’s a wonderful day to stop and remember the countless lessons learned from them. This chorizo and cheese stuffed chicken recipe is a quick and elegant dish, served with chimichurri sauce. I love to cook for my family on special occasions. Relaxing with your family and enjoying an unforgettable meal and a glass or two of wine in the comfort of your own home is so much fun! This stuffed chicken is very easy to make and takes very simple ingredients. It is delicious and perfect for celebrating a special occasion like Father’s Day or any other event, but also makes a quick meal during the week. The blend of flavors in this recipe offers a wonderful combination of flavors and colors. ¡Buen apetito!