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Parmesan-Crusted Chicken

Parmesan-Crusted Chicken

with Creamy Lemon Tomato Linguine

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Make your nonna proud tonight: this recipe features everything you need to have an Italian-style feast. The centerpiece is the Parmesan-crusted chicken, which is baked in the oven to make the cheese nice and melty. But the linguine pasta on the side is practically a complete dish in its own right, featuring roasted tomatoes with a creamy lemon sauce. Get your knives ready for slicing in and set your forks to twirl, because you’ll wanna eat up every last bite.


Produced in a facility that processes milk, eggs, fish, shellfish, tree nuts, peanuts, wheat, and soybean.

Preparation Time35 minutes
Cooking difficultyLevel 1
serving amount
Ingredientsarrow down iconarrow down icon
serving amount

1 unit


½ cup

Panko Breadcrumbs


1 tablespoon

Fry Seasoning

½ cup

Parmesan Cheese


12 ounce

Chicken Breasts

2 teaspoon

Dijon Mustard

2 tablespoon



6 ounce



4 ounce

Grape Tomatoes

2 clove


2 tablespoon

Cream Cheese


Not included in your delivery

2 teaspoon

Olive Oil

3 tablespoon





Nutrition Values/ per serving
Nutrition Valuesarrow down iconarrow down icon
/ per serving
Energy (kJ)4435 kJ
Calories1060 kcal
Fat53 g
Saturated Fat23 g
Carbohydrate90 g
Sugar8 g
Dietary Fiber7 g
Protein58 g
Cholesterol210 mg
Sodium1060 mg
Due to the different suppliers we purchase our products from, nutritional facts per meal can vary from the website to what is received in the delivered box, depending on your region.
Utensilsarrow down iconarrow down icon
Aluminum Foil
Baking Sheet
Large Pot
Small Bowl
Paper Towel
Medium Bowl
Instructionsarrow up iconarrow up icon
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Preheat and Mix
Preheat and Mix

Wash and dry all produce. Adjust rack to middle position and preheat oven to 450 degrees. Bring a large pot of salted water to a boil. Line a baking sheet with foil and lightly oil. Zest ½ tsp zest from lemon, then quarter. In a small bowl, stir together panko, half the fry seasoning, and ⅓ of the Parmesan. Season with salt and pepper.

Roast Chicken
Roast Chicken

Pat chicken dry with a paper towel and place on one side of lined sheet. Season all over with salt, pepper, and remaining fry seasoning. Mix mustard and mayonnaise in another small bowl, then brush mixture onto tops of chicken. Sprinkle panko mixture onto brushed sides, pressing to adhere. Roast in oven 10 minutes.

Cook Pasta and Prep
Cook Pasta and Prep

Once water boils, add linguine to pot. Cook until al dente, 10-12 minutes. Scoop out and reserve 1 cup pasta water, then drain. Meanwhile, halve tomatoes lengthwise. Mince or grate garlic. Toss together tomatoes, half the garlic, and a drizzle of olive oil in a medium bowl. Season with plenty of salt and pepper.

Add Tomatoes
Add Tomatoes

Once chicken has roasted 10 minutes, remove sheet from oven. Adjust oven rack to top position. Place seasoned tomatoes on empty side of sheet. Return to oven and roast until tomatoes are crisped at edges and chicken is no longer pink in center, 7-8 minutes. TIP: If tomatoes are still quite raw, remove chicken from sheet and roast tomatoes about a minute more.

Toss Pasta
Toss Pasta

Place pot used for pasta over medium heat. Add 1 TBSP butter and remaining garlic. Once butter melts and garlic is fragrant, about 1 minute later, lower heat and add 2 TBSP butter, lemon zest, cream cheese, and ¼ cup pasta water. Stir until smooth. Squeeze in 1 TBSP lemon juice, then add linguine and half the remaining Parmesan. Toss to combine. TIP: Add more pasta water if needed to loosen sauce.

Plate and Serve
Plate and Serve

Toss half the tomatoes into pasta in pot. Season with salt and pepper. Divide pasta between plates and arrange chicken to the side. Arrange remaining tomatoes on top of pasta and sprinkle with remaining Parmesan. Serve any remaining lemon on the side for squeezing over.