I found a recipe on Pinterest and had to try it; bacon wrapped cream cheese stuffed chicken. I tweaked it a little but It was a huge hit and will be a staple recipe now.

The recipe is really simple and delicious and the whole family loved it. You'll need:

  • package of bacon
  • 8 oz. pkg of cream cheese
  • can of chopped green chilies
  • sliced cheese of your choice (pepper jack is great)
  • package of small chicken breast

Pound your chicken breasts to about 1 inch thickness. Lay 4 strips of bacon criss-cross style on cutting board and place your chicken on top. Smooth on a layer of cream cheese, add a teaspoon or so of green chilies and a slice of cheese. Then wrap the bacon around and place in a lightly greased baking dish. Salt and pepper to taste.

Bacon wrapped chicken
Shay HIll
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Bake 45 minutes to an hour at 350 degrees, or until juices are clear and bacon is crisp.

bacon wrapped chicken
shay Hill
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Serve with sides of your choosing and I guarantee your family will be asking for this again and again!

 

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