Crispy Ranch Chicken
Calories 338 (13% from fat)
Fat 5 gram
Saturated Fat 2 gram
Trans Fat 0 gram
Cholesterol 138 mg.
Sodium 872 mg.
Carb. 12 gram
Fiber 0 gram
Sugar 1.4 gram
Sugar Alcohol 0 gram
Protein 58 gram
buttery cooking spray
2 cups crispy rice cereal, crushed
1/4 cup (about 1.2 oz.) Parmesan cheese, grated
1 oz. package ranch seasoning mix
(We used Hidden Valley Ranch Seasoning Salad Dressing & Recipe Mix.)
4 skinless boneless chicken breasts (2 pounds total)
2 large egg whites, beaten
This takes chicken breast to a whole new level. Crispy outside and so tender inside. It's even good frozen with some vegetables and quickly reheated later for a quick lunch or dinner.
This recipe is high in sodium. If you're watching your sodium, you should choose another option.
1. Preheat oven to 375 degrees Fahrenheit. Lightly coat the baking sheet with buttery cooking spray and set it aside.
2. In a large bowl, mix the crushed rice cereal, Parmesan cheese and ranch seasoning.
3. Dip the chicken breasts in the egg whites, then the cereal mixture to coat evenly. Coat the chicken heavily. Put the chicken on the baking sheet and sprinkle what's left of the cereal mixture over the top.
Crispy Ranch Chicken - Before Baking
4. Bake the chicken at 375 degrees Fahrenheit until golden, about 30 to 35 minutes. Serve with a side of vegetables.
Crispy Ranch Chicken - After Baking
Yield: 4 Servings
You can freeze individual portions for easy re-heating later. Add vegetables for a well balanced meal.
Microwave on high for approximately 3-4 minutes. Keep the container open a little to allow steam to escape.