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Easy Eats: Feta-Basil Stuffed Chicken Breasts

October 16, 2016


Feta cheese and fresh basil tucked under the chicken skin gently seasons the meat while grilling. This entree is special enough for any company and pairs great with either asparagus or green beans. No matter the season – this dish is a great choice!

Feta-Basil Stuffed Chicken Breasts
  1. Spray cold grill rack with nonstick spray.
  2. In food processor bowl, place basil leaves.
  3. Cover and process until chopped.
  4. Add feta cheese, corn flake crumbs, Parmesan cheese and garlic.
  5. Cover and process until combined.
  6. Use your fingers to gently loosen skin from chicken breast pieces, keeping the skin attached to meat around edges as much as possible.
  7. Stuff cheese mixture between chicken skin and meat.
  8. Secure edges of skin to chicken with toothpicks, if necessary.
  9. Generously sprinkle with pepper.
  10. Prepare grill for indirect cooking.
  11. Place chicken, bone side down, on grill rack.
  12. Cover and grill indirectly over medium heat about 50 minutes or until no longer pink.
  13. Remove toothpicks, if used.