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Garlic-Butter Baked Chicken Breasts with Cheese

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Garlic-butter and cheese are all that's needed for an amazing chicken dinner.


  • nonstick cooking spray
  • 2 pounds boneless, skinless chicken breasts (pounded to 3/4-inch thickness)
  • 2 teaspoons sea salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon black pepper
  • 1/3 cup salted butter (softened)
  • 6 cloves garlic (minced)
  • 2 teaspoons Italian seasoning
  • 1/3 cup shredded cheese (such as Parmesan, cheddar, or mozzarella)
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    Calories300Calories from Fat140
    Total Fat16g25%
    Saturated Fat9g45%
    Trans Fat
    Calories from Fat140
    Total Carbohydrate1g0%
    Dietary Fiber0g0%
    Vitamin A15%
    Vitamin C2%

    * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.


    Luca a month ago
    Delicious!!! Added a pinch of red chili flakes along with everything else
    Kizzy Arseneau a month ago
    It was good. I cooked it longer.
    FlipFlops 4 months ago
    Great recipe! I used mozzarella cheese and more Italian seasoning than it called for. I had to cook the chicken for about 15 minutes longer than it said to because I started with slightly frozen chicken. I think that was just in my case though. My family really liked it.
    Hooligan Mom 5 months ago
    Y’all. It’s the easiest and tastiest chicken breast recipe I have attempted so far. Got picky eaters? My 2-year-old destroyed this chicken dish without any fuss! Great over a bed of rice and a salad or some sweet potatoes!
    Norma 7 months ago
    Delicious and so easy!!!
    Michelle W. 9 months ago
    My family loved this, even my picky eaters. i will be making it again.
    Clarissa Brucato 10 months ago
    Not bad but not the best chicken recipe I have ever made. I may make it again but tweak it to give it more flavor
    May a year ago
    Easy and delicious! I’ll definitely be making this in the future.
    Walton a year ago
    So good. i didn't change it. I would make it again.
    Marie B. a year ago
    It came out great. I used roasted garlic rosemary and sea salt seasoning to add a bit more flavor, but followed everything else.
    Emma Danahy a year ago
    It was easy and delicious!!
    Green Family a year ago
    Very moist! Will use less Italian Seasoning next time.
    Bex a year ago
    good flavor juicy finished product
    CharlesSmith a year ago
    it was delicious ill definitely be making it again
    Ena a year ago
    excellent, everyone liked it!
    It turned out great. We didn’t use all of the garlic, it looked like way to much for the chicken. Next time we make it we will use all the garlic it was definitely needed. The chicken was still great even without all of the garlic.
    pamela kent a year ago
    Turned out wonderfully..
    Juan Concepcion a year ago
    great recipe. very savory
    Leah Larson a year ago
    i really liked it, maybe needs one other seasoning?
    Crystal Jacox 2 years ago
    This was very quick and easy. The chicken was flavorful and my family loved it.
    Lady 2 years ago
    Great! Easy to make & super tasty.
    Ivy Flores 2 years ago
    great! a little to much salt but will be eating this 1x a week
    Melissa Fandrey 2 years ago
    Loved the flavor and came out perfect
    Karleigh Sohnrey 2 years ago
    Very good! I even made my own pasta to do with it
    We liked it. If I make it again, I will use less italian seasoning and a bit more garlic.
    Stan Jacobs 2 years ago
    I used part of a package of Italian salad dressing/marinade to season my chicken. It came out flavorful and juicy!
    Heather Comartin 2 years ago
    too much salt but otherwise delicious very tender
    danielle 2 years ago
    Family loved the flavor of the chicken! I paired it with asparagus and potatoes and it was delicious.
    Chris Bussanich 2 years ago
    it came out perfectly. i used I cant believe its not butter and it still came out great. excellent flavor
    Jen 2 years ago
    Very moist... 5 stars from my very picky teenager!