Cheesy Chicken Packets with Bechamel Sauce

Yields: 4 Servings Difficulty: Medium Prep Time: 40 Mins Cook Time: 20 Mins Total Time: 1 Hr

You can make this delicious chicken meal with the basic ingredients you have at home. Guaranteed to make you addicted to its taste! Happy cooking!

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0/18 Ingredients
Adjust Servings
  • For Filling
  • For Covering


0/21 Instructions
    For Filling
  • Mix the soy sauce, water, 2 tbsp of olive oil, salt, paprika and crushed garlic in a bowl.
  • Place the chicken breasts in the bowl and cover them with the mixture.
  • Place the chicken breasts on an oven tray which is covered with baking paper. Poir the leftover liquid in the bowl on top of the breasts.
  • Preheat the oven at 180°C. (fan mode on)
  • Cook the chicken breasts in the oven for 30 minutes.
  • Take the breasts out from the oven and leave the tray on the counter to cool down for 5 minutes.
  • Take the breasts on a cutting board and chop them into little cubes.
  • Transfer the cubes into pan, add 2 tablespoons of olive oil. Start cooking in medium heat.
  • After the pan heats up, add the tomato puree and herbs on top. Keep stirring for 4-5 minutes.
  • Then take the pan off the burner and leave it on the counter to cool down.
  • For Bechamel Sauce
  • Take the butter and oil into a pot and heat it up. Add the flour on top and start cooking in medium heat while you keep stirring.
  • When the flour gives out its scent, which takes a couple of minutes, pour the milk on top.
  • This time, stir it with a whisk until it boils. Finally add the salt and pepper, cook for 2 more minutes and take it off the burner.
  • Leave it on the counter to cool down.
  • For the Packets
  • Lay down a tortilla on the counter. Place 2 tablespoons of the chicken stuffing onto the center.
  • Close the sides of the tortilla to make a tight packet. Flip it upside down and place it on a baking tray.
  • Repeat it for each tortilla.
  • Pour the bechamel sauce on top of the packets and sprinkle the top with the cheese you grated.
  • Preheat the oven at 190°C. (fan mode on)
  • Bake the packets for 20 minutes.
  • Bon appetit!

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