Spinach and Feta Stuffed Chicken Breasts
When it comes to a delicious and elegant meal, Spinach and Feta Stuffed Chicken Breasts are a true winner. This dish combines tender chicken breasts with a flavorful spinach and feta cheese stuffing, creating a mouthwatering experience that will impress your family and friends.
- 4 boneless, skinless chicken breasts
- 2 cups fresh spinach, chopped
- 1 cup feta cheese, crumbled
- 2 cloves garlic, minced
- 1 tablespoon olive oil
- 1 teaspoon dried oregano
- Salt and pepper to taste
- Preheat your oven to 375°F (190°C).
- In a skillet, heat olive oil over medium heat. Add minced garlic and sauté until fragrant.
- Add chopped spinach to the skillet and cook until wilted. Remove from heat and let it cool.
- In a mixing bowl, combine the cooked spinach, crumbled feta cheese, dried oregano, salt, and pepper.
- Make a pocket in each chicken breast by cutting a slit horizontally through the side.
- Stuff each chicken breast with the spinach and feta mixture.
- Season the stuffed chicken breasts with salt and pepper.
- Place the stuffed chicken breasts in a baking dish and bake for 25-30 minutes or until the chicken is cooked through.
- Remove from the oven and let it rest for a few minutes before serving.
Prep Time: 15 minutes
Cook Time: 30 minutes
Yield: 4 servings
These Spinach and Feta Stuffed Chicken Breasts are not only a feast for the taste buds but also a feast for the eyes. The tender chicken, filled with the vibrant green spinach and creamy feta cheese, makes for a stunning presentation on your dinner table. Whether you’re cooking for a special occasion or just want to elevate your weeknight dinner, this recipe is sure to impress. Plus, it’s a great way to sneak some nutritious spinach into your meal. Give it a try and savor the flavors!
Nutritional Information (per serving): Calories 290, Fat 15g, Carbohydrates 2g, Protein 34g
Make your dinner memorable with these Spinach and Feta Stuffed Chicken Breasts. With a perfect balance of flavors and a touch of elegance, it’s a recipe that will have everyone asking for seconds.