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Pesto Grilled Chicken

pesto grilled chicken

Use your favorite pesto to make this flavorful grilled chicken. Pesto grilled chicken is perfect on a salad or a sandwich anytime.

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  • 4-6 ServingsServings


  • 4 chicken breast cutlets
  • 1/2 cup prepared pesto, preferably homemade


Preheat grill or broiler.

Sprinkle chicken lightly with salt and pepper on both side.  Place on pan under broiler or on grill and cook for about 5 -7 minutes per side until cooked through, becareful not to let it dry out.

Remove from oven, slice up and toss with pesto.  Can be served right away or refrigerated and served with a salad.