Easy and Delicious Pesto Chicken. Seriously.

You know how some recipes claim to be simple, easy, low-mess, etc? But they inevitably end up being either

1)way more complicated than they first appear

2) require expensive ingredients that can only be found in specialty stores after hours of searching, or

3) easy to make, and cheap, but flavorless.

After these culinary disasters, I usually end up looking something like this:

My Tables of Content Pesto Chicken

 

HOWEVER. This Pesto Chicken recipe does NOT apply to the typical traps of a “basic” recipe. In all honesty, I wish I had come across this recipe a few years ago when I was first learning how to cook – it probably would have motivated me to learn a little quicker!

This recipe requires four basic ingredients that you can get for less than $15, an oven, and a baking sheet. I think you can manage. My one demand is that you make sure you buy quality pesto sauce. It need not be expensive, but since this is such a simple recipe, suffice it to say it’s important to have quality ingredients as they are all front-and-center.  Otherwise, have at it!

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Pork Lettuce Wraps

I spend about 80% of my time trying to figure out ways to make yummy food healthier.  This recipe saves me all the trouble (and the calories).  Packed full of flavor, fun and easy to assemble, and just darn pretty.  Original credit goes to the Taste of Home website (see link here). Their website is awesome, check it out! though we’ve added a few ingredients to the mix (Sriracha.  Never forget Sriracha).

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