Pizza stuffed chicken

Prep Time 10 minutes Cook Time 30 minutes Total Time 40 minutes
Serves 4 servings     adjust servings

Pizza stuffed chicken breasts are easy to throw together for a fun family dinner!

Ingredients

  • 4 boneless, skinless chicken breasts
  • 1/2 cup marinara sauce
  • 1/2 cup mozzarella cheese
  • about 20 pepperoni slices
  • salt and pepper, to taste
  • 1 teaspoon extra virgin olive oil
  • 1 teaspoon oregano
  • 1/2 cup Parmesan cheese

For serving

  • 4 pieces flatbread, topped with extra marinara and mozzarella cheese if desired, warmed in the oven

Instructions

  1. Preheat oven to 375.
  2. Butterfly chicken breasts and season inside with salt and pepper.
  3. Add 2 tablespoons marinara sauce, 2 tablespoons mozzarella cheese and about 5 pepperoni inside each chicken breast. Fold the chicken breast up and place in a greased 9x13 glass baking dish. Rub the top of each chicken breast with a little bit of olive oil, then sprinkle with oregano and Parmesan cheese.
  4. Bake at 375 for 30-35 minutes, until cooked through.
  5. Remove the chicken from the oven. If serving with the flatbread, place it in the oven, topped with the marinara and cheese, to warm it through for a couple of minutes. Top each flatbread with a pizza stuffed chicken breast (sliced or whole) and enjoy!
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