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Recipe: Chicken thighs with cheesy sun dried tomato pesto

Ingredients:

8-10 boneless chicken thighs

Sun dried tomato pesto

Ricotta cheese

1 heaping spoon grated parmesan (optional “secret ingredient”)

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Preheat oven to 375 (F).

Start with the ricotta and pesto

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Mix, and add in parmesan (optional, but IMHO really adds a mysterious trace flavor):

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Distribute on chicken thighs in a pan; place thighs rough-side up.  Spread cheese-and-pesto mix evenly in the pocket made by each thigh.

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Bake for 40 minutes.  Best served over rice other plain cooked grain.

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Also good cut into pieces and served over linguine.