This delicious recipe will leave you wanting more! Juicy chicken breast stuffed with spinach, mozzarella cheese and tomatoes. Mediterranean inspired, Spinach Stuffed Chicken Breast can be paired with your favorite pasta or rice and veggie!
What you will need:
1 cup of frozen spinach (thawed and drained)
1 medium ripe tomato (diced)
1/2 cup of shredded mozzarella cheese
1 1/2 tablespoon of minced garlic
1 tablespoon of oregano
2 Boneless Chicken Breast
salt and pepper, to taste
1 tablespoon of chicken seasoning mix (recipe follows)
1. Combine the first 5 ingredients in a mixing bowl. Season with a touch of salt and pepper.
2.Cut into the side of the breast to create a “pocket” for your stuffing. Season the chicken with the seasoning salt and black pepper.
3. Stuff your spinach mix into the pocket and sprinkle with a pinch of salt.
4. Heat oil in a nonstick pan over medium-high heat. Brown chicken on both sides (Presentation, the smoother side, first). Then transfer the pan to a preheated (375 degrees) oven for about 12-15 minutes.
5. Let chicken rest on a plate for about 5 minutes then slice and serve!!!!!
Chicken Seasoning Mix
1 teaspoon granulated garlic powder
1 teaspoon granulated onion powder
1 teaspoon dry parsley
1/2 teaspoon of poultry seasoning
1 teaspoon paprika