Pesto, presto! Here's a quick and easy marinade for grilled chicken.
What do I need ?
Original recipe yields 4 Servings
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3 cups loosely packed fresh basil leaves
1/3 cup Kraft 100% Parmesan Grated Cheese
1/3 cup Kraft Classic Herb Dressing
zest from 1 lemon
4 small boneless skinless chicken breasts (1 lb./450 g)
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How do I make it ?
Process basil, cheese, dressing and lemon zest in food processor until blended. (Basil mixture does not need to be smooth.)
Reserve half the basil mixture for later use. Spread remaining basil mixture onto chicken in shallow dish. Refrigerate 30 min. to marinate.
Heat greased barbecue to medium heat. Remove chicken from marinade; discard marinade. Grill chicken 6 to 7 min. on each side or until done (165ºF).
Serve chicken with reserved basil mixture.
Kraft Kitchen Tips!
If chicken breasts are thick at one end, flatten thick ends of chicken to ensure even cooking.
Calories From Fat
% Daily Value
Total fat 11 g
Saturated fat 2.5 g
Cholesterol 70 mg
Sodium 480 mg
Total carbohydrate 3 g
Dietary fibre 1 g
Sugars 1 g
Protein 29 g
4 servings, 1/4 recipe (138 g) each
Nutrition information is estimated based on the ingredients and cooking instructions as described in each recipe and is intended to be used for informational purposes only. Please note that nutrition details may vary based on methods of preparation, origin and freshness of ingredients used.