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Easy Chicken Dinner Recipe Stuffed Chicken with Spinach
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Stuffed Chicken with Spinach and Bacon

Grab your baking pan and make cooking healthier and easier with this easy chicken dinner recipe for the whole family. Get your kids to eat their veggies with this Stuffed Chicken with Spinach and Bacon dish! Perfect for those on the Keto diet, too!
Course Main Course
Cuisine American
Keyword easy chicken dinner recipe, easy chicken recipe
Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 50 minutes
Servings 4

Equipment

  • baking pan

Ingredients

  • 4 pieces boneless and skinless chicken breasts
  • Kosher salt
  • freshly ground black pepper
  • 4 oz softened cream cheese
  • 1/2 cup frozen or fresh spinach defrosted and drained (if using frozen)
  • 1/3 cup artichoke hearts chopped
  • 1 cup shredded mozarella cheese divided
  • crushed red pepper flakes
  • 4 strips bacon cut into strips
  • 2 tbsp olive oil extra virgin

Instructions

  • Preheat oven to 400° F.
  • Grab your baking pan and line it with parchment paper of foil.
  • Get the chicken breasts and make slits on them. Be careful not to cut all the way through. Season with salt and pepper. Arrange on baking sheet.
  • In a bowl, combine cream cheese, artichokes, spinach, and half a cup of mozzarella. Season with salt, pepper and red pepper flakes.
  • Fill each slit in the chicken breast with the cream cheese filling.
  • Fill each slit with the bacon slices. Sprinkle with the remaining mozarella cheese and drizzle with olive oil.
  • Bake for 35 minutes until the bacon is crispy.