Bacon Ranch Chicken is an easy baked chicken recipe using a creamy mayonnaise base with bacon and ranch seasoning. #bakedchickenrecipe #bakedchicken www.savoryexperiments.com

Bacon Ranch Chicken

Course: Main Course, Main Dish
Cuisine: American
Keyword: baked chicken, ranch chicken
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Cook Time: 30 minutes
Total Time: 40 minutes
Servings: 4
Calories: 451 kcal
Bacon Ranch Chicken is an easy baked chicken recipe using a creamy mayonnaise base with bacon and ranch seasoning.
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Ingredients

  • 4 boneless skinless chicken breasts
  • Fine sea salt and freshly ground pepper
  • 1/2 cup mayonnaise
  • 2 garlic cloves , minced
  • 1/2 cup cheddar cheese , shredded
  • 2 tablespoons dry Ranch seasoning
  • 2-6 tablespoons bread crumbs with Italian seasoning
  • 4 tablespoons bacon crumbled

Instructions

  1. Preheat oven to 400 degrees.
  2. In a small bowl combine mayonnaise, garlic, dry Ranch seasoning and cheddar cheese.

  3. Lay each breast on a cutting board, cover with plastic wrap and tenderize until ½ inch thick. Repeat with each breast. Transfer to a baking dish lightly coated with cooking spray.
  4. Season each chicken breast with fine sea salt and freshly ground pepper. Divide mayonnaise mixture evenly on each chicken breast, spreading out to the edges.
  5. Bake for 15 minutes, remove from oven and top each breast with bread crumbs, pressing down lightly to “catch”. The size of your chicken breasts will determine the amount of bread crumbs you use.
  6. Return to oven and bake for additional 15 minutes or until chicken is thoroughly cooked. Cooking time might even be less depending on the size of your chicken breasts.
  7. Remove, top with bacon and serve.

  8. If you've tried this recipe, come back through and let us know how you liked it! 

Nutrition Facts
Bacon Ranch Chicken
Amount Per Serving
Calories 451 Calories from Fat 279
% Daily Value*
Fat 31g48%
Saturated Fat 7g44%
Cholesterol 105mg35%
Sodium 1116mg49%
Potassium 477mg14%
Carbohydrates 8g3%
Protein 30g60%
Vitamin A 195IU4%
Vitamin C 1.8mg2%
Calcium 119mg12%
Iron 0.9mg5%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.