Mexican-style chicken kiev

Yield: 8 Servings

Measure Ingredient
8 Chicken breast halves; skinned and boned
7 ounces Canned diced green chiles
4 ounces Monterey Jack cheese; cut in 8 strips
½ cup Fine dry bread crumbs
¼ cup Grated Parmesan cheese
1 tablespoon Chili powder
½ teaspoon Salt
¼ teaspoon Ground cumin
¼ teaspoon Black pepper
Butter; melted
1 can Tomato sauce (1-lb can)
½ teaspoon Ground cumin
⅓ cup Sliced green onions
Salt; pepper
Hot pepper sauce

TOMATO SAUCE

From: LD Goss <ldgoss@...>

Date: Wed, 17 Jul 1996 10:19:45 -0500 Pound chicken pieces to about ¼-inch thickness. Put about 2 tablespoons chiles and 1 Jack cheese strip in center of each chicken piece. Roll up and tuck ends under. Combine bread crumbs, Parmesan cheese, chili powder, salt, cumin and ¼ teaspoon pepper. Dip each stuffed chicken piece in shallow bowl containing 6 tablespoons melted butter and roll in crumb mixture.

Place chicken rolls, seam side down, in oblong baking dish and drizzle with a little melted butter. Cover and chill 4 hours or overnight. Bake uncovered at 400F 20 minutes or until done.

To make sauce, combine tomato sauce, ½ teaspoon cumin and green onions in small saucepan. Season to taste with salt, pepper and hot pepper sauce.

Heat well. Serve chicken with sauce.

(C) 1992 The Los Angeles Times

EAT-L Digest 16 July 96

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