Chicken Milanese with Fresh Tomato Sauce

Here’s a delicious tangy chicken coated with Progresso® bread crumbs topped with shallot-tomato sauce - an Italian dinner that’s ready in 30 minutes.

  • Prep Time 30 min
  • Total Time 30 min
  • Servings 4


6 1/2
teaspoons olive oil
cups grape tomatoes cut lengthwise I half
large shallot, chopped
teaspoon salt
teaspoon freshly ground pepper
cup dry red wine
cup chopped fresh basil leaves
cup Progresso™ Italian-style panko crispy bread crumbs
cup grated fresh parmesan cheese
boneless skinless chicken breasts (1 1/2 lb)
Cooking spray

  • 1 In 12-inch nonstick skillet, heat 2 teaspoons of the oil over medium-high heat. Cook tomatoes, shallots, salt and pepper in oil 4 minutes, stirring frequently, until shallots are tender. Stir in wine; cook 30 seconds longer. Remove from heat; transfer to medium bowl. Stir in basil; cover to keep warm.
  • 2 In shallow bowl, mix bread crumbs and cheese. In same skillet, heat remaining 4 1/2 teaspoons oil over medium heat. Spray both sides of chicken with cooking spray; coat with bread crumb mixture. Cook chicken in oil 12 to 15 minutes, turning once, until juice of chicken in oil 12 to 15 minutes, turning once, until juice of chicken is clear when center of thickest part is cut (at least 165°F).
  • 3 On each of 4 plates, place 1 chicken breast; spoon sauce evenly over chicken.