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Parmesan Chicken Tenders

It's pretty impossible to go wrong with chicken breaded in parmesan and breadcrumbs. Luckily this recipe calls for green beans and tomatoes so that if they ask, you can tell your friends you're eating healthy.
Prep Time10 mins
Cook Time23 mins
Total Time33 mins
Course: Lunch
Cuisine: American
Keyword: Chicken, Meal Prep
Servings: 4 servings
Calories: 263.54kcal
Author: Meal Prep on Fleek

Ingredients

  • 1 1/4 lbs Boneless Skinless Chicken Breast Sliced into 1 1/4-inch thick strips
  • 1/2 cup Plain Bread Crumbs
  • 1/4 cup Finely grated parmesan cheese
  • 3/4 tsp Dried Basil
  • 1/4 tsp each Dried Oregano, Thyme, and Crushed rosemary
  • To taste Salt and freshly ground black pepper
  • 2 cloves Melissa's Minced Garlic
  • 1 lb Melissa's Ready to Eat Green Beans
  • 1 cup Grape Tomatoes

Instructions

  • Preheat oven to 400 degrees
  • Line a large rimmed baking sheet with parchment paper
  • In a shallow dish whisk together bread crumbs, parmesan, basil, oregano, thyme, and rosemary and season with salt and pepper to taste
  • Add 4 Tbsp olive oil to a separate shallow dish and stir in garlic.
  • Working with one chicken tender at a time, dredge both sides in olive oil then immediately transfer to bread crumb mixture and coat both sides, while pressing to adhere
  • Transfer to one side of the baking sheet. Repeat process with remaining chicken tenders and placing them in a row along one side of the baking sheet.
  • Spread remaining bread crumbs over tops of chicken and gently press.
  • On the opposite side of the baking dish, toss green beans with 1 Tbsp olive oil
  • Spread beans to edges of the baking dish, sprinkle with salt and pepper to taste.
  • Roast in preheated oven 23 - 25 minutes, tossing green beans once halfway through cooking, until chicken is golden brown and green beans are crisp-tender (if you want the tomatoes roasted add them during the last 10 minutes of cooking)
  • Remove from oven, sprinkle tomatoes over green beans
  • Serve warm, garnish chicken with fresh parsley if desired

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Notes

Nutrition Tip: Garlic – Garlic is known to help lower cholesterol levels, provide relief from stubborn colds and flu, plus have associations between consumption and prevention of stomach cancers!

Nutrition

Calories: 263.54kcal | Carbohydrates: 15.79g | Protein: 36.07g | Fat: 6.22g | Saturated Fat: 2.06g | Cholesterol: 96.22mg | Sodium: 324.13mg | Potassium: 866.72mg | Fiber: 4.03g | Sugar: 5.22g | Vitamin A: 1189.33IU | Vitamin C: 21.11mg | Calcium: 148.54mg | Iron: 2.76mg