Oven-Ready

Margarita Chicken with Garlic Parmesan Zucchini

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Prep & Cook Time: 30-40 min.

Cook Within: 5 days

Difficulty Level: Easy

Spice Level: Not Spicy

Contains: Milk, Wheat, Soy

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Carb Conscious
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In Your Box (serves 2)

  • 13 oz. Boneless Skinless Chicken Breasts
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    2 oz. Shredded Mozzarella
  • ½ tsp. Garlic Salt
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    1 Tbsp. Sun-Dried Tomato Pesto
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    4 Butter Crackers
  • 8 oz. Sliced Zucchini
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    2 Tbsp. Basil Pesto
  • 6 oz. Sliced Red Bell Pepper
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    ½ oz. Shredded Parmesan Cheese

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  • Nutrition (per serving)

  • Calories
    498
  • Carbohydrates
    19g
  • Fat
    25g
  • Protein
    50g
  • Sodium
    1607mg

Recipe Steps

You Will Need

  • Olive Oil
  • Salt
  • Pepper
  • 1 Mixing Bowl

Before You Cook

Cooking Guidelines

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
  1. 1

    Prepare the Ingredients

    Preheat oven to 425 degrees. Thoroughly rinse any fresh produce and pat dry. Combine zucchini, red bell pepper, garlic salt, 2 tsp. olive oil, and a pinch of salt and pepper in provided tray. Push to one side, moving zucchini to top of pile.

  2. 2

    Add Chicken and Bake Meal

    Pat chicken dry, and place in empty side of tray. Top chicken with tomato pesto. Bake uncovered in hot oven until vegetables are tender and chicken reaches a minimum internal temperature of 165 degrees, 15-20 minutes.

  3. 3

    Add Cheese and Finish Meal

    While chicken bakes, crush crackers. Mix Parmesan and crackers in a mixing bowl. Carefully remove from oven. Top chicken with mozzarella and sprinkle cracker-Parmesan mixture over vegetables. Bake again uncovered until mozzarella is melted, 3-5 minutes. Carefully remove from oven. Rest chicken, 3 minutes. Top chicken with basil pesto. Bon appétit!

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