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Potato-Crusted Herb Baked Chicken

Prep Time:12 min
Cook Time:18 min
Yield:4 servings

INGREDIENTS:

  • 3 tablespoons Crisco® Pure Vegetable Oil
  • 4 boneless, skinless chicken breasts (about 1 lb.)
  • 1/2 cup Pillsbury BEST® All Purpose Flour, divided
  • 3 teaspoons seasoned salt, divided
  • 1/2 teaspoon black pepper
  • 1 large egg
  • 2 tablespoons water
  • 3/4 cup Hungry Jack® Instant Mashed Potato Flakes
  • 3/4 teaspoon parsley flakes

PREPARATION DIRECTIONS:

  1. 1.
    HEAT oven to 450ºF. Brush baking pan with vegetable oil. Pound chicken breasts to even 1/2-inch thickness.

  2. 2.
    COMBINE 1/4 cup flour, 1 1/2 teaspoons seasoned salt and black pepper in a shallow dish. Combine egg and water in another shallow dish; beat with fork until frothy. Combine potato flakes, parsley flakes and remaining 1/4 cup flour and 1 1/2 teaspoons seasoned salt in another shallow dish; toss gently to evenly distribute seasonings.

  3. 3.
    COAT chicken breasts with flour mixture; dip into egg mixture. Coat with potato flake mixture, patting until chicken is thoroughly coated; shake off excess breading. Place on prepared pan. Bake 10 minutes. Turn chicken over; continue baking 6 to 8 minutes or until instant-read thermometer reaches 165°F.

  4. TIP
    For stovetop method: Heat 3 tablespoons oil in large nonstick skillet over medium heat. Place breaded chicken breasts in skillet. Cook 4 to 5 minutes per side until golden brown or until instant-read thermometer reaches 165°F.

NUTRITIONAL INFORMATION PER SERVING:

Serving Size (1/4), Calories 280 (Calories from Fat 100), Total Fat 12g (Saturated Fat 2g, Trans Fat 0g), Cholesterol 100mg, Sodium 580mg, Total Carbohydrate 17g (Dietary Fiber 1g, Sugars 0g), Protein 26g; Percent Daily Value*: Vitamin A 2%, Vitamin C 0%, Calcium 2%, Iron 8%.

*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

Potato-Crusted Herb Baked Chicken

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