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Ingredients:
4 large chicken breasts (boneless and skinless)
4 slices Swiss Cheese
2 cups of eggplant (peeled and cut into cubes)
4 cloves of garlic (chopped)
olive oil
balsamic vinegar
salt and pepper
Directions:
1. In a large Ziploc bag, add chicken breasts with olive oil and balsamic vinegar. Take half of the chopped garlic and add it to the bag. Refrigerate for at least 2 hours.
2. In a very hot skillet, remove chicken breasts from Ziploc bag and brown chicken breasts on both sides for a total of 5 minutes.
Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
3. Coat a large deep baking dish with 2 tbs. of olive oil. Add chicken breasts and bake for 40 minutes.
4. Meanwhile in a large skillet, add 3 tbs. of olive oil. Brown remaining garlic and add eggplant. Stir frequently. Cook until eggplant is crispy. When done, remove and set to the side.
5. After 40 minutes, remove chicken from oven. Put a slice of cheese on top of each chicken breast. Spoon eggplant on top of each chicken breast.
6. Return to oven for 3 minutes or until cheese has melted. Remove and serve hot.

Chicken Cordon Bleu

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Ingredients:

6 slices of chicken cutlets

1/2 pound of ham (chopped)

6 slices of swiss cheese

6 tbs. of butter

3/4 cup white wine

1 cup chicken stock

1 tbs. parsley (chopped)

salt and pepper

Directions:

1. Take each chicken cutlet. Place a slice a cheese on top. Put a little chopped ham on top. Roll chicken cutlet and seal with toothpick. You can also wrap with string.

2. In a skillet, add butter. When butter is melted, add chicken. Sprinkle a pinch of salt and pepper. Brown on each side. After browning, add wine and chicken stock. Put heat on low. Let cook for an additional 20 minutes.

3. Sprinkle parsley on top and let cook for an additional 2 minutes.

Serve hot.