Apple Stuffed Chicken Breast {A Savory Stuffing For Chicken}

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Apple Stuffed Chicken Breast is a savory chicken recipe. The sweet apple stuffing as the stuffing recipe for chicken breast really makes this stuffed chicken breast amazing! You love this stuffed chicken breast with stuffing!

 

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Apple Stuffing

I have been wanting to do a sweet and savory stuffing for a while. I know most apple stuffings are made with rice. However, I wanted to make my apple stuffing with bread stuffing. I felt the bread and apple would make for a great combination.

 

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Savory Apple Recipe

I also wanted to do this apple stuffed chicken because it is a savory apple recipe. When you think of Apple, you think of a sweet recipe. I like to think outside the box, and love mixing sweet and savory together.

 

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Stuffing For Chicken

So me wanting to do an apple stuffing for the stuffing for chicken, which chicken is wonderful to be paired with an apple stuffing, a stuffed chicken breast with stuffing was the perfect savory recipe I could make!

 

Pork is another white meat that is great with apples. So this apple stuffed chicken can also be made with a boneless pork chop. No matter what meat you use, this apple recipe will be the hit of the dinner table.

 

Stuffing Recipe For Chicken Breast

If you are looking for a stuffing recipe for chicken breast, this apple stuffing is perfect. Trust me and give this stuffing recipe for chicken breast a try!

Looking for more stuffing recipes? Check out these recipes:

 

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Apple Stuffed Chicken Breast
Yield: 6 servings

Apple Stuffed Chicken Breast

Prep Time: 10 minutes
Cook Time: 30 minutes
Total Time: 40 minutes

Apple Stuffed Chicken Breast is a savory chicken recipe. The sweet apple combines with a moist stuffing makes for a wonderful chicken dinner!

Ingredients

  • 1 package (6 ounces) chicken-flavored stuffing mix
  • 6 boneless skinless chicken breast, thin cuts
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon pepper
  • 1/2 teaspoon grated lemon zest
  • 1 cup chopped peeled apple
  • 1/4 cup chopped celery
  • 1/4 cup chopped onion
  • 1/4 cup unsweetened apple juice
  • 1/4 cup water
  • 1 tablespoon butter, melted

Instructions

  1. Saute the onion and celery in the butter until the onion is translucent.
  2. Set aside.
  3. Prepare stuffing according to package directions.
  4. Add the onion mixture, lemon zest, and apple to the stuffing.
  5. Mix well.
  6. Flatten chicken to 1/4-in. thickness
  7. Top each chicken breast with apple stuffing mixture.
  8. Roll up and secure with toothpicks.
  9. Place in a the Swiss Diamond baking dish.
  10. Pour apple juice over the chicken.
  11. Bake at 350° for 25-30 minutes or until chicken is no longer pink. Discard toothpicks.
  12. Serve it up and ENJOY!

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Nutrition Information:

Yield:

6

Serving Size:

1

Amount Per Serving: Calories: 268 Total Fat: 8g Saturated Fat: 3g Trans Fat: 0g Unsaturated Fat: 5g Cholesterol: 107mg Sodium: 367mg Carbohydrates: 8g Net Carbohydrates: 0g Fiber: 1g Sugar: 4g Sugar Alcohols: 0g Protein: 38g
 

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I am Deanna Samaan, a phlebotomist by day and a blogger at night! Born in Pittsburgh, rebuilt my life in Cleveland, found my true self in Orlando. No matter where I am at, food always seduces me! Let your taste buds be seduced too!

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3 Comments
  • Wendy Klik
    September 24, 2018

    I always add apples to my stuffing. This is a lovely recipe.

  • marco pirri
    September 27, 2018

    This is delicious! I will prepare this evening for my partner. Thank you very much

  • Carlee
    September 28, 2018

    What a delicious combination. It’s like Thanksgiving in stuffed chicken form and I love every bit of it!

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