Chicken Kiev

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Chicken Kiev
Chicken Kiev
Servings:Serves 4
Calories per serving:809
Ready in:35 minutes
Prep. time:10 minutes
Cook time:25 minutes
Difficulty:Average difficulty
Recipe author:JuliaBalbilla
First published:20th January 2013

Chicken Kiev was invented in the Moscow Merchants' Club in the early 20th century and gained its name because it was cooked in the Ukrainian style.


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Mise en place

  • Preheat the oven to 204° C (400° F - Gas 6)


  1. Slice a piece out of the centre of the chicken breast to make a pocket using a sharp knife.
  2. Place the garlic, salt and pepper, chives and butter into a bowl and mix well.
  3. Stuff this mixture into the pocket in the chicken breasts.
  4. Dredge the chicken breasts in the flour, then dip into the beaten egg, then the breadcrumbs to coat completely.
  5. Heat the oil in frying pan and fry the chicken breasts on all sides for a few minutes until lightly browned.
  6. Transfer to a baking tray and bake for 20 minutes or until golden-brown and completely cooked.

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