Savory Spinach Stuffed Chicken: Elegant Dinner

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Ingredients

  • 4 boneless, skinless chicken breasts
  • 2 cups fresh spinach, chopped
  • 1 cup ricotta cheese
  • 1/2 cup grated Parmesan cheese
  • 2 cloves garlic, minced
  • 1 teaspoon dried oregano
  • Salt and pepper to taste
  • 1 cup marinara sauce
  • 1 cup shredded mozzarella cheese
  • Fresh basil leaves for garnish

Instructions

  1. Preheat your oven to 375°F (190°C).
  2. In a mixing bowl, combine the chopped spinach, ricotta cheese, grated Parmesan cheese, minced garlic, dried oregano, salt, and pepper. Mix well.
  3. Make a pocket in each chicken breast by slicing horizontally through the thickest part, being careful not to cut all the way through.
  4. Stuff each chicken breast with the spinach and cheese mixture.
  5. Place the stuffed chicken breasts in a baking dish and pour the marinara sauce over them.
  6. Sprinkle the shredded mozzarella cheese on top.
  7. Cover the dish with foil and bake for 25-30 minutes or until the chicken is cooked through.
  8. Remove the foil and broil for an additional 2-3 minutes to brown the cheese.
  9. Garnish with fresh basil leaves before serving.

Prep Time: 15 minutes

Serves: 4

Enjoy an elegant dinner with this delicious Savory Spinach Stuffed Chicken. It’s a flavorful dish that’s perfect for special occasions or when you want to impress your guests. Tender chicken breasts are filled with a creamy spinach and cheese mixture, then topped with marinara sauce and melted mozzarella cheese. The result is a mouthwatering combination of flavors and textures that will leave everyone at the table satisfied. Serve it with your favorite side dishes for a complete meal that’s sure to become a family favorite.

Nutritional Information (per serving): Calories: 350, Fat: 15g, Carbohydrates: 9g, Protein: 45g

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