Baked Broccoli Bacon Cheddar Chicken Breasts – easy dinner that a whole family will love! Just throw all ingredients together and bake!
I recommend to blanch the broccoli before adding it on top of chicken (blanching means adding broccoli to boiling water just for a couple of minutes, removing it and draining it well). Blanching the broccoli makes it moist and brighter in color.
The recipe is so easy – great for when you don’t have too much time on your hands to think about what to cook for dinner. All you do is add chicken breasts to the casserole dish:
Then, add blanched broccoli on top. Blanched just means that you add broccoli to boiling water for a couple of minutes, then drain it well – it makes the broccoli moist and brighter in color:
Add chopped cooked bacon:
Add shredded Mozzarella cheese:
Add shredded Cheddar cheese:
Bake for about 30 minutes at 400 F in the preheated oven. The exact baking time will depend on the thickness of your chicken breasts.