Delicious Crab-Stuffed Chicken Breasts Recipe

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Delicious Crab-Stuffed Chicken Breasts Recipe
Prep Time:
20 mins
Cook Time:
45 mins
Total Time:
Recipe by Administrator
Published on February 23, 2024

This recipe for crab-stuffed chicken breasts is a delightful twist on a classic dish. Succulent chicken breasts are filled with a savory mixture of crabmeat, breadcrumbs, and spices, creating a flavorful and satisfying meal. Perfect for a special dinner or a weeknight treat.


  • 4 boneless, skinless chicken breasts
  • 1 cup lump crabmeat
  • 1/2 cup breadcrumbs
  • 1/4 cup grated Parmesan cheese
  • 2 cloves garlic, minced
  • 1/4 cup chopped parsley
  • 1/4 cup mayonnaise
  • 1 tablespoon Dijon mustard
  • 1 teaspoon Old Bay seasoning
  • Salt and pepper to taste
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil


  1. Preheat the oven to 375°F.
  2. In a bowl, mix together the crabmeat, breadcrumbs, Parmesan cheese, garlic, parsley, mayonnaise, mustard, Old Bay seasoning, salt, and pepper.
  3. Slice a pocket into each chicken breast, being careful not to cut all the way through.
  4. Stuff each chicken breast with the crab mixture, dividing it evenly among the breasts.
  5. Season the outside of the chicken breasts with salt and pepper.
  6. Heat olive oil in an oven-safe skillet over medium-high heat.
  7. Add the stuffed chicken breasts to the skillet and cook for 2-3 minutes on each side until browned.
  8. Transfer the skillet to the preheated oven and bake for 20-25 minutes, or until the chicken is cooked through.
  9. Serve the crab-stuffed chicken breasts hot, garnished with additional parsley if desired.

Interesting Facts

  • Crab-stuffed chicken breasts are a decadent and delicious dish that is sure to impress your guests.
  • The combination of tender chicken and succulent crabmeat creates a perfect balance of flavors and textures.
  • This recipe can easily be adapted to suit your taste preferences by adjusting the seasonings or adding additional ingredients.