I love to eat, you guys. Food is delicious, obviously, but, it is also a conduit for bringing people together! Namely, our nearest and dearest family and friends.This Roasted Red Pepper and Jalapeño Chicken Bake is the perfect meal for those times when you want to come together and share a meal, but, are short on time. Fresh ingredients, easy prep, and a bold flavor payoff make this Roasted Red Pepper and Jalapeño Chicken Bake a triple threat recipe. You can impress your family/friends with your cooking skills, without having to slave away in the kitchen.
Sounds like heaven right? Oh, it is.
– with Gouda, Asparagus, and Potatoes –
Prep Time: 15 Minutes | Cook Time: 30 Minutes
Preheat oven to 425. De-seed and roughly chop both the red pepper and jalapeño pepper. Place in a bowl and set aside.Roll the lime and slice in half. Set aside. Slice four hearty slices of the Gouda cheese and set aside in refridgerator. This will be a decandent topper for the chicken!
1. In a glass baking dish, place the four chicken breast evenly apart. Squeeze juice from both lime halves over chicken breast. Season with 1 teaspoom of black pepper and 1 1/2 teaspoon of salt. Sprinkle cilantro evenly over chicken breast. Break 4 tablespoons of butter into chunks and disperse over chicken, and in baking dish around chicken.
2. Grab the bowl of roughly chopped peppers and a spoon, and dish out evenly over chicken breast. Make sure the each chicken breast is evenly covered.
3. Cover chicken with aluminium foil and place in overn. Bake for 30 minutes. Top with Gouda slices and serve!
Serve this chicken bake with rice or potatoes, and any veggie that you like. Or serve all on its own! I served this Roasted Red Pepper and Jalapeño Chicken with mashed potatoes and roasted asparagus. It was a HUGE hit. I may or may not have hoadred some leftovers all for myself. This dish will make you greedy 😉
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How adventurous are you in the kitchen? Will you give this recipe a go!? Let me know in the comments! Have a beautiful day, Jen xo