Asparagus stuffed chicken breast is easier than you think! Just season some chicken, stuff it with a little cheese and fresh asparagus and bake…
- 2-4 large skinless, boneless chicken breast
- 2-4 slices Swiss or Mozzarella cheese
- Garlic powder (to taste)
- Onion powder (to taste)
- Paprika (to taste)
- Italian seasoning (to taste)
- Salt and black pepper
- 8 asparagus spears, trimmed
- 1/4 cup Panko bread crumbs (optional)
- Preheat an oven to 375 degrees. Grease an 8×8-inch baking dish.
- Place chicken breast between resealable freezer bag on a countertop.
- Firmly pound the chicken with the smooth side of a meat mallet to an even thickness of about 1/4 inch.
- Sprinkle each side with garlic powder, onion powder, paprika, Italian seasoning, salt, and pepper.
- Place 4 spears of asparagus down the center of a chicken breast, then place cheese on top
- Repeat with the other chicken breast, and roll the chicken around the asparagus and cheese to make a roll. Tie rolls with string or use toothpicks.
- Place the rolls seam sides down in the prepared baking dish, and sprinkle each with about 2 tablespoons of bread crumbs.
- Bake in the preheated oven until the juices run clear when pricked with a fork, about 25 minutes.