Cotija and Jalapeño-Crusted Chicken with Cajun Zucchini and Corn
easy prep & pan included
Prep & Cook Time:25-35 min.
Cook Within:5 days
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Customize It Instructions
If using salmon, in Step 1, bake vegetables uncovered, 15 minutes. Follow same instructions as chicken in Steps 2 and 3, baking uncovered in hot oven until salmon reaches minimum internal temperature, 15-20 minutes.
Prepare the Ingredients
Turn oven on to 425 degrees. Let preheat, at least 10 minutes. Thoroughly rinse any fresh produce and pat dry.
Combine corn, zucchini, and seasoning blend in provided tray. Push to one side and top with butter.
Add the Chicken
Pat chicken dry.
Place chicken in empty side of tray. Top evenly with a pinch of salt, mayonnaise, crispy jalapeños (use less if spice-averse), and cheese.
Bake the Dish
Bake uncovered in hot oven until chicken reaches a minimum internal temperature of 165 degrees, 30-35 minutes.
If cheese browns too fast, cover with foil.
Carefully remove from oven. Rest chicken, at least 5 minutes. Bon appétit!
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