Baked Creamy Chicken

Note: This high-calorie recipe is especially for kids with cystic fibrosis (CF), who need to consume additional calories to meet their nutritional needs.

This creamy chicken dish is a quick and easy meal.

Prep time: 60 minutes


  • 4 boneless, skinless chicken breasts
  • 4 11/2-oz. slices Swiss cheese
  • 1/2 can of condensed cream of chicken soup
  • 2 tbsp. white cooking wine or chicken broth
  • 1/2 c. stuffing mix
  • 1/4 c. butter, melted


  • oven (you'll need help from your adult assistant)
  • baking dish
  • mixing bowls
  • mixing spoons


  1. Preheat the oven to 350º Fahrenheit.
  2. Arrange chicken in a lightly greased baking dish.
  3. Top each piece of chicken with cheese slices.
  4. In a separate bowl, combine soup (freeze the remainder of the soup for later use) and wine or chicken broth. Mix well.
  5. Pour the soup mixture over the chicken.
  6. In a separate bowl, mix stuffing crumbs and butter together. Put bread crumbs on top of chicken.
  7. Bake for 45-50 minutes. Be sure that chicken is no longer pink inside.

Serves: 4

Serving size: 1 chicken breast

Nutritional analysis (per serving):
502 calories
55 g protein
27 g fat
1083 mg sodium
432 mg calcium

Note: Cooking wine was used in this nutritional analysis. Nutritional analysis may vary depending on ingredient brands used.

Variations and suggestions:
Serve with your favorite rice or pasta dish.

Reviewed by: Allison Brinkley, RD, LD/N
Date reviewed: March 2009

Kids Health

Note: All information is for educational purposes only. For specific medical advice, diagnoses, and treatment, consult your doctor.

© 1995-2016 The Nemours Foundation/KidsHealth. All rights reserved.