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9 Top Chicken Breast Dinners That Use 5 Ingredients Or Less

This could be the recipe collection to end all recipe collections. These are 5-star chicken breast recipes that call for 5 ingredients or fewer. Dinner's ready before you know it. And the victory is total.

1. Balsamic Goat Cheese Stuffed Chicken Breasts

Chicken breasts are butterflied, filled with goat cheese, and baked with a sweet and tangy balsamic reduction in this easy, quick recipe.

Balsamic Goat Cheese Stuffed Chicken Breasts

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2. Three-Ingredient Baked Chicken Breasts

"I use this as a basic baked chicken recipe when another recipe calls for cooked chicken. Works great for everything and is super customizable." - Jennifer Jones

Three-Ingredient Baked Chicken Breasts

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3. Artichoke and Sun-Dried Tomato Chicken

"Chicken is browned, and then cooked with artichoke hearts, tomatoes, and sun-dried tomato pesto in this simple, elegant recipe." - LMB27

Artichoke and Sun-Dried Tomato Chicken

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4. Breaded Parmesan Ranch Chicken

Quick and easy breaded ranch chicken is ready in under an hour.

Breaded Parmesan Ranch Chicken

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5. Grilled Chicken with Rosemary and Bacon

"This recipe goes together so easy with minimal prep. Grilled chicken breasts with garlic powder, bacon, and rosemary. What could be better?" - Skoo

Grilled Chicken with Rosemary and Bacon

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6. Chicken Cordon Bleu I

"Easy and delicious! Use the largest chicken breasts you can find so you'll be able to roll them easier." - Kiersten

Chicken Cordon Bleu I

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5-Second Cooking School:

Here's how Chef John preps boneless, skinless chicken breasts for Chicken Cordon Bleu or Chicken Kiev.

Put the chicken between two large pieces of plastic wrap and hammer away.

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7. Cashew Crusted Chicken

"Chicken breasts dipped in an apricot/mustard sauce, then rolled in chopped cashew nuts for a wonderfully easy, tangy, and crunchy baked chicken." - MR_PIANOMAN

Cashew Crusted Chicken

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8. Pesto Cheesy Chicken Rolls

Chicken breasts baked with pesto sauce and mozzarella cheese for an easy family-pleasing dinner.

Pesto Cheesy Chicken Rolls

Pesto Cheesy Chicken Rolls

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9. Slow Cooker Buffalo Chicken Lettuce Wraps

"Quick, easy, and healthier than traditional Buffalo wings." - AC

Slow Cooker Buffalo Chicken Lettuce Wraps

Photo by Christina

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