Cheesy Chicken Bacon Broccoli Bake
Cheesy Chicken Bacon Broccoli Bake
Prep Time
5 mins
Cook Time
25 mins
Total Time
30 mins
 

Need a quick and easy low carb and keto friendly dinner idea that doesn't take a ton of prep work or dishes? Then you need to add this cheesy chicken bacon broccoli bake to your recipe rotation! It's packed full of flavor and cheesy goodness, but simple enough to have it on the table in 30 minutes!

Course: bake, dinner, entree, one dish
Cuisine: bacon, chicken, low carb
Servings: 4
Ingredients
  • 4 thin chicken breasts boneless, skinless
  • 1 tbsp cajun season or favorite spices
  • 4 strips bacon cut in half
  • 3 cups broccoli cut into florets
  • 1 cup shredded cheese
Instructions
  1. Preheat oven to 375 and grease a 9x9 glass baking dish.

    Place chicken breasts in baking dish and season with 1/2 tbsp cajun seasoning or you favorite seasoning blend.

    Lay 2 half strips of bacon across each chicken breast to cover them.

    Bake uncovered for 10 minutes and remove from oven. 

    Add broccoli to baking dish on top of the chicken and bacon and season with the remaining cajun seasoning. 

    Sprinkle the shredded cheese on top and return to the oven for 15 more minutes or until the chicken is cooked through.

    Stick under broiler for 3-5 minutes until cheese is bubbly.

Recipe Notes

Please note that thicker chicken breasts may take longer than 25 minutes to bake through. If you plan to use thick chicken breasts, bake for 15-20 minutes in step 4 before continuing. 

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