The Best Chicken Parmesan recipe, made a bit healthier! baked, not fried yet the chicken is so juicy and full of flavor
4 chicken breasts, sliced in half to make 8
3/4 cup seasoned bread crumbs
1/4 cup grated Parmesan cheese
2 tbsp butter, melted
3/4 cup reduced fat mozzarella cheese
1 cup marinara or Filetto di Pomodoro
Preheat the oven to 450°F.
Spray a large baking sheet lightly with spray.
Combine breadcrumbs and parmesan cheese in a bowl.
Melt the butter in another bowl.
Lightly brush the butter onto the chicken, then dip into breadcrumb mixture.
Place on a baking sheet and repeat with the remaining chicken.
Lightly spray a little more oil on top and bake in the oven for 25 minutes.
Remove from the oven, spoon 1 tbsp sauce over each piece of chicken and top each with 1 1/2 tbsp of shredded mozzarella cheese.
Bake for 5 more minutes or until the cheese is melted.