Baked Caesar Chicken

Baked Caesar Chicken

Baked Caesar Chicken Recipe

This Baked Caesar Chicken Recipe is an easy 4 ingredient recipe you can make any night. It’s the type of pantry recipe you can throw together in minutes and happily feed the whole family!

My absolutely favorite thing in the world is easy chicken recipes. I have about a million of them, and I never get tired of making (or eating) them. This delicious melt-in-your-mouth chicken is just another amazing recipe to add to the list!

This Creamy Chicken Bake only needs four ingredients and about half an hour in the oven to become the best dinner ever. Now that’s an amazing dish!

You’ll look like a chef with this dish, but this couldn’t be more simple. My absolute favorite type of easy weeknight meal to make on a whim. After you’ve made it once, you’ll remember it for a lifetime!

When I posted this recipe, it immediately took off and became one of the most popular on my site. It’s the type of recipe this site was built on…SIMPLE!

Melt in Your Mouth Chicken!

There’s nothing worse than dry and overcooked chicken. You won’t have that problem with this juicy recipe, because this melt-in-your-mouth chicken is anything but dry. So moist, so creamy, so delicious! You’ll come out with the best chicken every time.

This Caesar Chicken recipe is sure to make you look good in front of your dinner guests. Even better, there’s only one dish to clean up, three ingredients to put away, and 5 minutes of prep. Perfection! For me, recipes just don’t get better than this.

4 Ingredient Chicken Bake

Creamy Caesar Chicken is the perfect EASY CHICKEN RECIPE to make for a crowd because you can spend time with friends instead of spending time in the kitchen.

This moist and tender chicken is as easy as smothering the chicken breasts in caesar dressing and parmesan cheese. The parmesan helps to thicken the sauce and it all bakes down to cheesy creamy perfection.

No need to even season the chicken because the caesar dressing already has enough flavor to go around!

Only 4 Ingredients:

  • Chicken Breasts
  • Caesar Salad Dressing (try my homemade recipe)
  • Parmesan Cheese
  • Sour Cream

How to Make Caesar Chicken

This baked chicken caesar recipe couldn’t be easier.

  1. Just place the chicken breasts in a baking dish,
  2. Smother it in a caesar dressing and sour cream mixture (SO creamy),
  3. Then bake chicken in the oven for about 30 minutes at 375°F.
  4. Broil the chicken at the end for just a couple of minutes,
  5. Then cover it and let it rest before serving.

Be sure to see the recipe card below for full ingredients & instructions!

Caesar Dressing

This baked caesar chicken would be nothing without the caesar dressing. Be sure to grab a creamy version of this dressing for ultimate goodness. It’s the creaminess that really makes this melt-in-your-mouth chicken recipe absolutely perfect.

You can find my homemade caesar dressing recipe here (along with my classic Caesar salad) if you prefer to make your own.

This chicken breast recipe is so easy to make, you can surely wow your guests any night of the week.

Serving Suggestions

This Caesar Chicken Recipe can be eaten on its own, served over rice, served with sides like Herb Roasted Potatoes or Lemon Butter Asparagus, or shredded and turned into amazing nachos, tacos, sliders, and more! The possibilities are endless.

What is the best Internal Temperature for Baked Chicken?

The FDA is very clear that chicken should be cooked to an internal temperature of 165°F to avoid salmonella poisoning.

Best Caesar Chicken Recipe

In my opinion, this really is one of the best chicken recipes. It hits all my main requirements: easy (less than 5 ingredients), fast (about 30 minutes to make), and delicious (MELT in your mouth chicken)!

The Caesar dressing sauce that covers this Creamy Caesar Chicken bake is SO amazing, and it’s perfect for eating on other things too. We especially love to serve it over Baked Potatoes!

I know your family will request melt in your mouth baked Caesar chicken time and time again. You’ll be secretly happy because you’re the only one that needs to know how easy it is. It can be our little secret.

Have a Caesar night in by pairing it with my Classic Caesar Salad or Chopped Chicken Caesar Salad Dip. Throw in some garlic bread and you are all set!

Be sure to see the recipe card below for full ingredients & instructions!

Baked Caesar Chicken

Caesar Chicken this so really simple baked chicken recipe just includes 4 Ingredients and requires less than 30 minutes to create. It is creamy, easy, and full of flavor.

  • 4 chicken breasts-boneless  (skinless)
  • 1 cup caesar-salad dressing
  • 1 ½  cups  parmesan-cheese grated
  • ½  cup  sour-cream  (optional)
  1. Heat oven to 375°F & spray on the inside of an 8x 11″ baking-dish with cooking-spray.

  2. When the breasts are irregular thickness, then pound them (put in a Ziploc-bag and onto a flat-surface) into a even ¾"-1" thickness using a meat pounder.

  3. Sprinkle the breasts with grated Parmesan-cheese & freshly ground black-pepper & set them in the prepared baking-dish.

  4. Whisk together Caesar dressing & sour-cream in a small-bowl. Pour on the Caesar or sour-cream mix over every breasts then sprinkle grated Parmesan-cheese on the top.

  5. Set the prepared chicken in the oven & bake at 375°F for half an hour.

  6. Turn the oven to broil & then broil the breasts an extra 2-4 minutes till the chicken turns golden-brown.

  7. When completed, a meat thermometer should register 165°F when stuck in the thickest aspect of one of their middle-breasts. Remove from the oven, cover loosely with foil & permit chicken to rest for 5-10 minutes before serving.

  8. Serve! You can garnish with chopped-parsley, if desired.

Nutrition Information

  1. Calories: 649kcal (32%) Carbohydrates: 3g (1%) Protein: 39g (78%) Fat: 52g (80%) Saturated Fat: 15g (94%) Cholesterol: 135mg (45%) Sodium: 1465mg (64%) Potassium: 510mg (15%) Sugar: 2g (2%) Vitamin A: 525IU (11%) Vitamin C: 1.7mg (2%) Calcium: 509mg (51%) Iron: 1.4mg (8%)

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