How to make Mozzarella Chicken with Marinara Sauce - SK Khazan -

Boneless chicken breast rolled with spinach and mozzarella cheese slices, cooked and served with spiced marinara sauce

Sanjeev Kapoor

This is a Sanjeev Kapoor exclusive recipe.

Main Ingredients : Boneless chicken breasts (हड्डी रहित चिकन ब्रेस्ट), Mozzarella cheese slices (मोज़ारेला चीज़ स्लाइस )

Cuisine : Fusion

Course : Snacks and Starters

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Mozzarella Chicken with Marinara Sauce - SK Khazan

Mozzarella Chicken with Marinara Sauce - SK Khazan Recipe Card


Hindi: murgh
Be a kid or a teenage or an adult or an oldie, chicken lovers trend all over the world at all times! One meat that is a favourite of all beyond belief! When cooked, it can be presented in many guises. Sauté it, fry it, toss it, bake it, steam it – eat it the way you want to. Whatever its form may be upon being cooked, its flavour may change but its flesh remains high in protein, low in fat and can be digested easily.

Prep Time : 2-2.30 hour

Cook time : 16-20 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Moderate

Taste : Spicy

Ingredients for Mozzarella Chicken with Marinara Sauce - SK Khazan Recipe

  • Boneless chicken breasts 2

  • Mozzarella cheese slices 4

  • Marinara sauce 1/2 cup

  • Fresh spinach leaves as required

  • Olive oil 3 tablespoons

  • Dried mixed herbs 1 1/2 teaspoons

  • Salt to taste

  • Black peppercorns crushed as required

  • Red chilli flakes 3/4 teaspoon

  • Carrot strips to garnish


Step 1

Slit the chicken breasts horizontally without cutting through. Spread them out, keep them between two butter papers and flatten it out with a rolling pin. Discard the butter paper and place the chicken breasts on the worktop.

Step 2

Place 5-6 spinach leaves and 2 cheese slices over each flattened chicken breast, place it over cling paper and roll tightly with the cling wrap. Twist the two ends of the wrap and refrigerate for 2 hours.

Step 3

Boil sufficient water in a deep non-stick pan. Add cling wrapped chicken rolls and cook for 4-5 minutes. Remove from heat, discard the cling wrap and set aside.

Step 4

Heat olive oil in a non-stick pan. Add marinara sauce, mixed herbs, salt, crushed peppercorns and chilli flakes, mix well and cook for a few seconds. Remove from heat and set aside.

Step 5

Cut the chicken into roundels and arrange on a serving platter. Top with the prepared sauce.

Step 6

Garnish with carrot strips and serve immediately.

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