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Chicken and Prosciutto Brochettes

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By The Canadian Living Test Kitchen

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  • Portion size 4

Ingredients

  • 1/2 cup 1/2cuplightly packed fresh basil leaffresh basil leaves
  • 2 tbsp 2tbspextra-virgin olive oil
  • 2 2cloves garlic
  • 1/4 tsp 1/4tspsalt
  • 2 2boneless skinless chicken breastboneless skinless chicken breasts
  • 4 slices 4slicesprosciutto
  • 4 slices(1/2 in/1 cm thick) 4slices(1/2 in/1 cm thick)yellow zucchiniyellow zucchinis, halved
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Preparation

In food processor, pulse basil, half of the oil, the garlic and salt until in rough paste; set aside. Slice chicken horizontally in half; place each between waxed paper. Pound to 1/4-inch thickness.

Place each slice prosciutto on work surface; top with chicken. Spread generous 1 tsp basil mixture over chicken; roll up and cut in half crosswise.

Alternately thread 2 chicken rolls and 2 pieces zucchini onto each of 4 skewers; brush with remaining oil. (Make-ahead: Cover and refrigerate for up to 4 hours.)

Place on greased grill over medium-high heat; close lid and cook, turning once, until chicken is no longer pink inside, 10 minutes.

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