Italian cuisine is typically associated with pizza, pasta, and a lot of parmesan cheese. Yet there is more to their amazing Mediterranean cuisine than just chicken parmesan. Our baked chicken parmesan, also referred to as chicken parmigian, is a celebration of conventional cookery. Family meals should be simple, and cooking with chicken makes it simple to do so while still producing delicious results.
Baked chicken parmesan suggestions
Chicken parmesan is a simple dish for crumbed chicken that incorporates parmesan cheese flavour. For a meal that the entire family will enjoy, serve yours with rice and roast vegetables. Simple roux or butter and flour gravy is used to make the gravy. As you prepare the gravy in the same pan the chicken was cooked in, you can scrape away the large charred bits of chicken crumbs from the bottom. If desired, bake the chicken for a few further minutes after adding the cheese.
Baked chicken parmesan is for you if you enjoy both chicken and Italian cuisine. This dish is golden, crunchy, and wonderfully delicious for the entire family.
Baked chicken parmesan recipe
Source: Gary Dunn
Servings: 4 servings
Prep time: 10 minutes
Cooking time: 30 minutes
Total time: 40 minutes
4 Chicken portions
75 g Butter
1 heaped tbsp flour
1 heaped tbsp grated parmesan cheese
1 pinch ground turmeric
salt and pepper
1 tbsp flour
125 ml cream
125 ml chicken stock
Melt butter in shallow roasting pan.
Dip pieces of chicken in the butter and coat with flour, cheese, salt and turmeric mixture.
Arrange in a single layer in a baking pan, skin -side down.
Bake uncovered for 20 minutes in 210°C oven.
Turn the chicken over and bake for another 10 minutes or until brown.
Place the chicken in a serving dish.
For the gravy
Sprinkle flour into buttery juices in roasting pan and stir over gentle heat for a few minutes until flour smell goes away.
Slowly add chicken stock while whisking until thick and creamy. Season the sauce.
Serve by covering with the gravy or on the side.