Note: This high-calorie recipe is especially for kids with cystic fibrosis (CF), who may need additional calories to meet their nutritional needs. Get a grownup's help because it requires using the oven.
This creamy chicken dish is a quick and easy meal to make on busy weeknights.
Prep time: 1 hour
4 6-ounce boneless, skinless chicken breasts
4 1-ounce slices Swiss cheese
1/2 can of condensed cream of chicken soup
2 tablespoons chicken broth
1/2 cup stuffing mix
1/4 cup butter, melted
Preheat the oven to 350ºF (176ºC).
Arrange chicken in a lightly greased baking dish.
Top each piece of chicken with cheese slices.
In a separate bowl, combine soup and chicken broth. Mix well. (Freeze the remainder of the soup for later use.)
Pour the soup mixture over the chicken.
In a separate bowl, mix stuffing crumbs and butter together. Put bread crumbs on top of chicken.
Bake for 30-40 minutes. Be sure that chicken is no longer pink inside.
Serving size: 1 chicken breast
Nutritional analysis (per serving):
51 g protein
25 g fat
953 mg sodium
279 mg calcium
Note: Nutritional analysis may vary depending on ingredient brands used.