Chicken Caprese Focaccia

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  • 20 min prep time
  • 40 min total time
  • 7 ingredients
  • 4 servings

Ingredients

1
can Pillsbury™ refrigerated crusty French loaf
1
container (16 oz) marinated fresh mozzarella ciliegine cheese (cherry-size balls), drained, marinade reserved
4
boneless skinless chicken breasts (4 oz each)
1
package (8 oz) grape tomatoes, cut in half
1/4
cup fresh basil leaves, torn
3
tablespoons Crisco® 100% Extra Virgin Olive Oil
1/4
cup balsamic vinegar glaze

Directions

  1. 1 Heat oven to 350°F. Cut loaf of dough crosswise into 4 pieces; place on ungreased 15x10-inch pan with sides. Press each piece into 5x4-inch oval; make indentations with handle of wooden spoon. Brush 1 tablespoon of the reserved mozzarella marinade on each oval. Lightly sprinkle with 1/4 teaspoon salt and 1/8 teaspoon pepper. Bake 18 to 22 minutes or until golden brown.
  2. 2 Meanwhile, in 12-inch nonstick skillet, heat 2 tablespoons of the remaining mozzarella marinade. Sprinkle chicken breasts with 1/4 teaspoon salt and 1/8 teaspoon pepper. Cook chicken in marinade over medium-high heat 15 to 20 minutes, turning once, until chicken is no longer pink in center and thermometer inserted in center reads 165°F. Remove from skillet; cut diagonally into 1/2-inch slices.
  3. 3 In each of 4 shallow bowls, place 1 focaccia. Top with chicken, tomatoes, mozzarella and basil. Drizzle each with olive oil and balsamic glaze. Sprinkle with salt and pepper; garnish with basil sprigs, if desired.

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