Selasa, 15 Juli 2014

Chicken Cordon Bleu

This chicken is awesome. I exspecially like the white wine sauce. I've tried it with many different wines, and i liked it best with Sauvignon Blanc. Serving it over rice and asparagus makes for a deliciously unified and well-rounded meal.

  •     6 skinless, boneless chicken breast halves
  •     6 slices Swiss cheese
  •     6 slices ham
  •     3 tablespoons all-purpose flour
  •     1 teaspoon paprika
  •     6 tablespoons butter
  •     1/2 cup dry white wine
  •     1 teaspoon chicken bouillon granules
  •     1 tablespoon cornstarch
  •     1 cup heavy whipping cream


  1. Pound chicken breasts if they are too thick. Place a cheese and ham slice on each breast within 1/2 inch of the edges. Fold the edges of the chicken over the filling, and secure with toothpicks. Mix the flour and paprika in a small bowl, and coat the chicken pieces.
  2. Heat the butter in a large skillet over medium-high heat, and cook the chicken until browned on all sides. Add the wine and bouillon. Reduce heat to low, cover, and simmer for 30 minutes, until chicken is no longer pink and juices run clear.
  3. Remove the toothpicks, and transfer the breasts to a warm platter. Blend the cornstarch with the cream in a small bowl, and whisk slowly into the skillet. Cook, stirring until thickened, and pour over the chicken. Serve warm.

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