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Easy Caprese Chicken Bake


Who says cheesy can’t be healthy? This super easy Caprese Chicken Bake has got it all.


See recipe with photos on the blog: http://horseshoes-n-handgrenades.com/2016/08/29/easy-caprese-chicken-bake/ (Posted here with author's permission).


  • olive oil
  • 2 tomatoes, sliced
  • salt & pepper
  • Balsamic vinegar
  • 2 Pounds Foster Farms Simply Raised Chicken Breast
  • 5 Ounces mozzarella cheese, sliced
  • Fresh basil leaves, torn/chopped


Pre-heat oven to 400 degrees. While oven is heating, grease baking dish with olive oil, place chicken into baking dish in a single layer and season with salt and pepper. Salt & Pepper Chicken In Baking Dish Once oven is heated, place baking dish with seasoned chicken in oven and bake for 20 minutes. While the chicken is baking slice the mozzarella cheese and tomatoes. Remove chicken from oven after 20 minutes and place a layer of mozzarella cheese slices on top of chicken. Place layer of sliced tomatoes on top of cheese. Add some basil leaves and drizzle balsamic vinegar over top of everything. Layer Mozzarealla & Tomato Caprese Chicken Place back into oven for about 10 minutes or until cheese is thoroughly melted. Remove from oven and serve with your favorite side dishes.