Focaccia With Chicken And Mozzarella Recipe - Focaccia topped with grilled chicken and mozzarella.

This recipe is from the book Any Time Temptations.

Main Ingredients : Focaccia, Chicken breasts

Cuisine : Italian

Course : Snack

Focaccia With Chicken And Mozzarella

Italian cuisine has developed through centuries of social and political changes, with roots stretching to antiquity.  Italian cuisine is simple and a number of dishes having only four to eight ingredients.  They rely mostly on the quality of ingredients rather than elaborate preparation.
Noteworthy changes in Italian cuisine happened with the discovery of the New World and the introduction of potatoes, tomatoes, bell peppers and maize, which are now an integral part of this cuisine.  Italian cuisine is known for its regional diversity each with a distinct taste.  This cuisine today is probably one of the most popular in the world.

Focaccia With Chicken And Mozzarella Recipe - how to make Focaccia With Chicken And Mozzarella


Prep Time : 16-20 minutes

Cook time : 6-10 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Easy


  • Focaccia 6 inch diameter 4 bread

  • Chicken breasts boneless 2

  • Mozzarella cheese sliced into 450 grams

  • Extra virgin olive oil 1/4 cup

  • Fresh parsley finely chopped a few sprigs

  • Salt to taste

  • Black peppercorns crushed 1/4 teaspoon

  • Fresh basil leaves 8-10

  • Tomatoes thickly sliced 2 medium


Step 1

Slice each foccacia bread horizontally into two. Slice cheese into four slices. Slice each chicken breast into two. Make a marinade of olive oil, parsley, salt and crushed peppercorns. Keep one fourth of marinade aside.

Step 2

Marinate the cheese slices and chicken breasts, separately in the remaining marinade for an hour. Heat a grill or tawa. Pick the chicken breasts from the marinade and cook them over the grill/tawa, covered, till both sides are done.

Step 3

Apply remaining marinade to the foccacia bread slices. Place the basil leaves on the base along with the tomato slices and marinated mozzarella cheese slice.

Step 4

Place a piece of grilled chicken breast and cover with another slice of focaccia and serve.

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