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Chicken rolls and omelette with peppers

by Ada Parisi
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Involtini di pollo, frittata e caciocavallo ai peperoni

Chicken rolls and omelette with peppers. The season of peppers never fails to motivate me! I love the colors, the flavor and texture of peppers, they are extremely versatile and lend themselves to traditional recipes, revisited and creative. Today I present the retelling of a traditional recipe, the PEPPER CHICKEN in this version I replaced the chicken into pieces with delicious chicken rolls, omelet stuffed with cheese “Caciocavallo ragusano” DOP, and I made a tomato based sauce and Roasted Peppers; then, without the Peel, and with a particular aroma slightly roasted.

I accompanied this dish with a simple basmati rice (but you can use any aromatic rice) boiled to create a unique colorful and tasty dish. Import that the tomato puree that you use both full-bodied and flavorful, even better if Sicilian. In short, This is a summer dish, in both colors in both flavors: damage rolls into high gear, I guarantee: by the way the omelette-based filling is unusual enough to amaze your guests. Don't forget us we are the wizards of “Chops” that, as you know, is the way we call the rolls. Bon appétit!

Chicken rolls, omelet, and caciocavallo cheese with peppers

Involtini di pollo, frittata e caciocavallo ai peperoni


Portions: 4 Preparation: cooking:
Nutrition facts: 250 calories 20 fat
Rating: 5.0/5
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5 red and yellow peppers
500 grams chicken breast cut into very thin slices
4 eggs
Grated Parmigiano Reggiano PDO: to taste
150 grams of cheese "Caciocavallo ragusano" DOP
salt and pepper:,to taste
extra virgin olive oil, to taste
100 grams of stale bread crumbs
300 ml of tomato puree
a pinch of sugar
120 ml white wine
maro by or fresh oregano, to taste
2 cloves of garlic
250 grams of rice basmati or jasmine or apollo (Choose your favorite as long as it is an aromatic rice)



Chicken rolls, omelettes and cheese with peppers

Wash the peppers, wrap them in aluminum for food and bake them in the oven at 220 degrees for thirty minutes. Let them cool closed in aluminum, then peel them (you will see that the skins will come off very easily), Remove seeds. Finally, striped them not too thin and place them in a colander, so they lose their vegetation water.

For omelettes, put the eggs in a bowl, the Parmesan, chopped oregano, salt and pepper. Whisk and cook in a pan greased with oil many thin omelettes as you are with the mixture you have available.

Mix in a bowl the bread crumbs with salt, papá, cheese cut into small cubes, a little fresh oregano and as much oil as necessary to obtain a soft and shelled mixture.

Derive from omelettes many pieces as there are chicken slices. Lay the chicken on a chopping board, lay a piece of tortilla over each slice and fill with the mixture of bread crumbs and cheese. Roll up the slices on themselves, tight, to form of rolls and stop them with one or two toothpicks (that you'll have to remove once the rolls are cooked).

Flour the rolls and brown them in oil on both sides until lightly browned.

Boil the rice in salted water.

Put a little extra virgin olive oil in a large pan, then brown the garlic over low heat. When garlic is golden, Add the fillets of peppers and tomato puree. Season with salt, pepper and add oregano or marjoram. Lay the chicken rolls on sauce and then Deglaze with white wine. Evaporate the wine alcohol, season with salt and pepper and bake for thirty minutes with lid. Remove the cover, do possibly reduce the sauce over high heat, should this not be dense enough. Remove the toothpicks and serve the chicken rolls with their sauce, accompanying the chicken with boiled rice and garnished with a few sprigs of fresh oregano or Marjoram. Bon appétit!

MATCHING: We suggest pairing it with a rosé IGP Umbria, produced by the farm "The Palerna", in Città di Castello (province of Perugia). The wine is called "Rosa di Martino" and is obtained using the Merlot, Sangiovese, Cabernet Sauvignon and Cabernet Franc. Cherry scented, with hints of Pomegranate, It is delicate and fresh on the palate. It goes well with this white meat drizzled from caciocavallo.

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