Bayou Cajun-Stuffed Chicken

I love the flavor of  Southwestern cooking. One of the most pleasing dishes is this spicy Bayou Ninja Foodi stuffed chicken cajun recipe. Cajun-spiced chicken breasts stuffed with bell peppers, onions topped with cheddar cheese.

How to cook Stuffed Chicken in a Ninja Foodi

Step 1. Select Sear/Sauté and set it to Medium-High. Select Start/Stop to begin. Allow the pan to preheat for 5 minutes.

Step 2. Add onions and peppers and sauté until the onion is soft about 4 minutes. Remove after cook set aside.

Step 3. With a sharp paring knife, cut a pocket in each chicken breast. Then stuff each chicken with vegetable mixture, top with cheddar and fold over to close chicken breast. Organize each stuffed chicken breast in the bottom of Ninja Multi-Purpose Pan

Step 4. Season chicken all over with Cajun seasoning, salt, and pepper.

Step 5. Preheat Ninja Foodi on Bale/Roast mode at 325°.

Step 6. Place Ninja Multi-Purpose Pan and bake until cooked through about 25 minutes. check with Instant thermometer bake until chicken reaches the temperature of 165° internal


Ninja Foodi Bayou Cajun-Stuffed Chicken

Course: DinnerCuisine: Cajun
Servings

4

servings
Prep time

5

minutes
Cooking time

35

minutes

Cajun-spiced chicken breasts stuffed with bell peppers, onions topped with cheddar cheese.

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Ingredients

  • 2 tablesppon. extra-virgin olive oil

  • 1 cup 1 . medium onion, diced

  • 1 cup 1 . red and green bell pepper, diced

  • ¼ teasppon Kosher salt

  • ¼ teaspoon ground black pepper

  • 4 boneless, skinless chicken breasts

  • 1 cup 1 . shredded cheddar

  • 2 tablespoon 2 . Cajun seasoning

Directions

  • Select Sear/Sauté and set it to Medium High. Select Start/Stop to begin. Allow the pot to preheat for 5 minutes.
  • Add onions and peppers and sauté until the onion is soft about 4 minutes. Remove after cook set aside.
  • With a sharp paring knife, cut a pocket in each chicken breast. Then stuff each chicken with vegetable mixture, top with cheddar and fold over to close chcicken breast. Organize each stuffed chicken breast in the bottom of Ninja Multi-Purpose Pan
  • Season chicken all over with Cajun seasoning, salt, and pepper.
  • Preheat Ninja Foodi on Bale/Roast mode at 325°.
  • Place Ninja Multi-Purpose Pan and bake until cooked through about 25 minutes. check with Instant thermometer bake until chicken reaches temperature of 165° internal

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