Looking for simple baked chicken recipes? Well, go no more than this Bacon, cheese, cheddar cheese Chicken! What’s nice regarding this recipe? It uses basic ingredients that everyone loves! Everything is baked along in one casserole dish. Chicken and a pair of varieties of cheese. attempt it and see for yourself! This chicken bake could be low carb, high fat, KETO friendly, gluten-free formula.
Cheesy Bacon Chicken — with solely five ingredients and a 5-minute preparation, you’ll feel the bacon love in no time!
5-6 chicken breasts cut in half width-wise (about 2.5-3 lbs.)
2 Tbsp seasoning rub (I use my smoked paprika rub, but you can use a seasoning salt or bbq rub — basically any rub with salt, garlic powder, onion powder, paprika — not an herb rub)
½ lb bacon, cut strips in half
4 oz shredded cheddar
Sugar-free barbecue sauce, optional, to serve
- Preheat oven to 400. Spray a large rimmed baking sheet with cooking spray.
- Rub both sides of chicken breasts with seasoning rub. Top each with a piece of bacon. Bake for 30 min on the top rack until the chicken is 160 degrees and the bacon looks crispy.
- Remove tray from the oven and sprinkle the cheese oven the bacon. Put back in the oven for about 10 min until the cheese is bubbly and golden. Serve with barbecue sauce.
Calories from Fat 207
Total Fat 23 g
Saturated Fat 9 g
Cholesterol 105 mg
Sodium 477 mg
Potassium 450 mg
Total Carbohydrates 1 g
Protein 29 g