Prep & Cook Time: 30-40 min.
Spice Level: Not Spicy
Cook Within: 5 days
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In Your Box (serves 2)
- 12 oz. Boneless Skinless Chicken Breasts
- 6 oz. Rainbow Baby Bell Peppers
- 1 Zucchini
- 1 Roma Tomato
- 1 oz. Pepperoni
- 2 tsp. Minced Garlic and Lemon Basil
- 1 tsp. Chimichurri Seasoning
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Nutrition (per serving) 732bRg3J
You Will Need
- Olive Oil
- Cooking Spray
- 1 Baking Sheet
- 1 Large Non-Stick Pan
Before You Cook
To ensure food safety, the FDA recommends the following as minimum internal cooking temperatures:
- Steak and Pork 145° F (rest cooked meat, 3 minutes) |
- Seafood 145° F |
- Chicken 165° F |
- Ground Beef 160° F |
- Ground Turkey 165° F |
- Ground Pork 160° F
Prepare the Ingredients
Core tomato and cut into 1/2" dice.Trim zucchini ends, halve lengthwise, and cut into 1/2” half-moons.Remove stems and seeds, and cut bell peppers into 1/2" rings.
Prepare the Chicken
Pat chicken dry. On a separate cutting board, carefully slice chicken four times across the top, making sure not to cut all the way through.Place chicken on prepared baking sheet.
Stuff and Roast the Chicken
Evenly spread pesto on chicken, spreading in between slits. Season with half the chimichurri seasoning (remaining is yours to use as you please!) and a pinch of salt and pepper.Fill slits with pepperoni. Fold pepperoni in half, if necessary.Roast in hot oven until chicken reaches a minimum internal temperature of 165 degrees, 12-17 minutes.While chicken roasts, continue recipe.
Cook the Vegetables
Place a large non-stick pan over medium-high heat and add 2 tsp. olive oil. Add zucchini, bell peppers, and a pinch of salt and pepper to hot pan. Stir occasionally until lightly browned and tender, 6-8 minutes.Add tomatoes, 1/4 tsp. salt, a pinch of pepper, and minced garlic and lemon basil. Stir occasionally until fragrant and tomatoes are heated through, 2-3 minutes.Remove from burner.
Melt Cheese and Finish Dish
After 12-17 minutes, carefully remove baking sheet from oven. Top chicken evenly with mozzarella.Roast again in hot oven until cheese is melted, 3-5 minutes.Carefully remove from oven.Plate dish as pictured on front of card, garnishing vegetables with Parmesan. Bon appétit!
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