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How to Cook Delicious Chef John's Chicken Parmesan

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Chef John's Chicken Parmesan.

You can have Chef John's Chicken Parmesan using 13 ingredients and 16 steps. Here is how you cook it.

Ingredients of Chef John's Chicken Parmesan

  1. Prepare 4 halves of skinless, boneless chicken breast.
  2. It's to taste of salt & ground black pepper.
  3. You need 2 of eggs.
  4. It's 4 cups of panko bread crumbs.
  5. It's 1/2 cup of grated parmesan cheese.
  6. You need 2 tbsp. of all-purpose flour or more if needed.
  7. It's 1 cup of olive oil for frying.
  8. You need 1/2 cup of prepared tomato sauce.
  9. It's 1/4 cup of fresh mozzarella, cut into small cubes.
  10. It's 1/4 cup of chopped basil.
  11. Prepare 1/2 cup of grated provolone cheese.
  12. You need 1/4 cup of grated parmesan cheese.
  13. It's 1 tbsp. of olive oil.

Chef John's Chicken Parmesan step by step

  1. Preheat oven to 450F.
  2. Place chicken breast between 2 sheets of heavy plastic on a solid, level surface.
  3. Firmly pound chicken with the smooth side of a meat mallet to a thickness of 1/2 inches.
  4. Season chicken thoroughly with salt and pepper.
  5. Beat eggs in a shallow bowl and set aside.
  6. Mix bread crumbs and 1/2 cup parmesan in a separate bowl and set aside.
  7. Place flour in a sifter or strainer, and sprinkle over chicken breasts evenly coating both sides.
  8. Dip flour coated chicken breast in the beaten eggs.
  9. Transfer breasts to bread crumbs, pressing the crumbs into both sides Repeat for each breast.
  10. Set aside chicken breasts for 15 minutes.
  11. Heat 1 cup olive oil in a large skillet on medium-high heat until it begins to shimmer.
  12. Cook chicken until golden, about 2 minutes on each side.
  13. Place chicken in a baking dish and top each breast with about 1/2 cup of tomato sauce.
  14. Layer each chicken breast with equal amounts of mozzarella cheese, basil and provolone cheese.
  15. Sprinkle 1 to 2 tbsp. of parmesan cheese on to chicken and drizzle with 1 tbsp. olive oil.
  16. Bake in preheated oven until cheese is browned and bubble, and the chicken is no longer pink in the center about 15 to 20 minutes.