Calzones Cordon Bleu
4 boneless, skinless chicken breasts (1 pound)
1 cup sliced, fresh mushrooms
1/2 medium onion, chopped
3 tablespoons cornstarch
1-1/4 cups milk
1 tablespoon fresh basil or 1 teaspoon dried basil
1 teaspoon salt
1/4 teaspoon pepper
1 package (17-1/2 ounces) frozen puff pastry, thawed
8 thin slices deli ham
4 slices Provolone cheese
Place chicken in a greased 2-quart dish, cover with water. Cover and bake at
350° F. for 30 minutes or until juices run clear. Meanwhile in skillet, saute
mushrooms and onion in butter until tender.
Combine cornstarch and milk until smooth, stir into skillet
mix. Add basil and seasonings. Bring to a boil, cook and stir for 2 minutes
until thickened. Drain chicken.
Cut pastry sheets in half widthwise. On one side of each half, place a chicken
breast, 1/4 cup mushroom mixture, two ham slices and one cheese slice. Fold
pastry over fillings and seal edges.
Place on a greased baking sheet. Brush tops with milk if
Bake at 400° F. for 15-20 minutes or until puffed and golden