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Hühnerschnitzel Caprese
Chicken Schnitzel with mushrooms, tomato and basil
and parmesan


2- 5 ounce Chicken Breasts
1/ 2 cup flour
1 / 2 teaspoon salt
1 / 2 teaspoon pepper
1 tablespoon Olive oil

1 cup sliced Mushrooms (4 oz.)
1 / 2 cup chopped onions
1 / 2 cup white wine
1/2 cup chicken stock

1 medium tomato sliced into 6 slices
2 oz. Parmesan Reggiano ( about 1/2 cup)
6 basil leaves


Pound Chicken Breasts to ¼ inch
mix flour and salt and pepper
Heat skillet to medium heat

Dredge schnitzels in flour mix
Sauté the Schnitzel in olive oil
till lightly browned on both sides.
Reserve to platter

Add the onions and sauté for 1 minute
Add the mushrooms , and brown.

Add 2 teaspoons flour to the pan and mix
Add white wine, and chicken stock.
stir till thickened. Add a bit more flour mixed
with water if you like it a bit thicker.
Bring to a simmer and stir to incorporate
and cook for 1 minute.
Place the chicken on the plate.
Top with mushroom sauce, then cheese,
and sliced tomatoes.
Place in 350 degree oven to melt the cheese.
Remove and top with 3 basil leaves and serve.





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