Crispy Santa Fe Chicken

Ramp up the yum factor in your typical chicken dinner with four kinds of melty cheese, heat-packed salsa and a perfectly crispy crust thanks to Saltine Crackers.

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Ingredient list

  • 4 small boneless skinless chicken breast halves (1 lb.)
  • 1 egg, beaten
  • 12 PREMIUM Saltine Crackers, finely crushed (about 1/2 cup)
  • 2 Tbsp. butter, melted
  • 1 cup salsa
  • 1 cup shredded Mexican cheese blend

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Recipe Tips


Heat oven to 425ºF.


Dip chicken in egg then in cracker crumbs, turning to evenly coat both sides of each piece.


Place in 13x9-inch baking dish sprayed with cooking spray; drizzle with butter.


Bake 20 min. or until chicken is done (165ºF). Top with salsa and cheese; bake 5 min. or until cheese is melted.