What’s green and healthy, and has the ability to make your fried chicken even more irresistible?

The next time you’re in the mood for a chicken dish, add a little pesto. You’ll thank us later.

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This recipe from Epicurious only has a handful of ingredients. It doesn’t get any easier!

You will need:

  • Chicken thighs
  • Breadcrumbs
  • Pesto
  • Salt and pepper
  • Oil for frying

You can either buy pesto from the grocery store or make your own. Here’s the easiest pesto recipe you’ll ever find.

Beth Sawicki About the author:
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