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Chicken breasts vary greatly in size. How much does the chicken weigh, for example, in the recipe "Baked Garlic Parmesan Chicken"?

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Last updated: Oct. 14, 2014 10:50 am
Posted: Jan. 20, 2013 10:16 am
 
Answered by: nanny129
Jan. 20, 2013 10:33 am
the average chicken breast is 6 ounces- so 5-7 oz:-)
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Sneakyteaky
Jan. 20, 2013 10:49 am
Chicken breasts are also irregularly shaped. The tips of the breast are much thinner and require less cooking time than the fleshy tops. Try pounding them to a uniform thickness or alternately, turn the breast ove to the back sode and slice the breast horizontally to even thickness reserving the trimmings for another use.
 
nanny129
Jan. 20, 2013 11:25 am
if they are really large- you could just butterfly them
 
nanny129
Jan. 20, 2013 11:26 am
sorry sneakyteaky- i just read your post
 
Jan. 20, 2013 1:03 pm
The boneless/skinless kind called for in that recipe tend to be basiclly the same size. You could always trim them to get uniform size pieces. I would use a meat thermometer to tell when done to the correct temp if that is your concern with this recipe.
 
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