Frugal Living: How to Feed Your Family for a Week With Just One Chicken! Recipe #9: Chicken Parmesan Bake

This is post nine in the series that started with the crockpot whole chicken.  Just finding out about this great series? Start here to catch up.

Did you catch the teaser for this blog post over on our Facebook page on Monday?  If not, make sure to head there and click “follow” so you don’t miss out on anything else in the future. For those of you who saw it, here’s what you’ve been waiting for…


Ingredients:
2 cups of cooked chicken, cut up in chunks or shredded
2 cups of marinara sauce
1/2 cup of shredded or grated Parmesan cheese
3/4 cup of shredded mozzarella cheese
1/2 cup of bread crumbs
1 1/2 Tbsp olive oil
1 Tbsp Italian seasoning
Salt and pepper to taste

Steps:

Chopped Chicken
1) Preheat oven to 350 degrees Fahrenheit.  Shred or cut up 2 cups of chicken from your crockpot whole chicken.  Butter the bottom of an 8×8 baking pan, then add the chicken and marinara sauce.  Mix well.

Chicken and Marinara

2) Layer the Parmesan and mozzarella cheese on top of the chicken and marinara mixture.

Before Putting in Oven

3) In a separate bowl, mix the bread crumbs, olive oil, Italian seasoning, salt, and pepper.  Layer on top of the cheese in the pan.

Chicken Parmesan Bake

4) Bake for about 20 minutes or until the top is golden brown.  Enjoy!

–Brandi

Chicken Parmesan Bake Serving

 

 

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2 thoughts on “Frugal Living: How to Feed Your Family for a Week With Just One Chicken! Recipe #9: Chicken Parmesan Bake

    • Thanks! I don’t currently own an instapot, but I’ve heard great things about them. (I still love my crockpot, but maybe when/if it dies on me, I’ll have to look into the instapots 😊)

      Thanks for stopping by!!

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