Chicken Breast Stuffed with Spinach Recipe

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Chicken Breast Stuffed with Spinach
  • Chef: Chef Ritu Dalmia
    Diva, Delhi
  • Recipe Servings: 2
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  • Difficulty Level: Medium

Chicken stuffed with cooked spinach and onion and served with a wine, peppercorn and saffron sauce

Ingredients of Chicken Breast Stuffed with Spinach

  • 2 chicken breasts
  • 1 cup slightly steamed spinach leaves
  • 1 tsp chopped onion
  • 1/2 tsp olive oil
  • Pinch of nutmeg
  • 1 tsp pink peppercorn
  • 1/2 cup chicken stock
  • 20 ml white wine
  • 1/2 tsp minced garlic
  • 3 threads saffron - soaked in water
  • 1 sprig fresh rosemary
  • Salt and pepper for seasoning

How to Make Chicken Breast Stuffed with Spinach

  1. 1.Cut the chicken breast in such a way, that a pocket is created, rub with salt, pepper and garlic, keep aside In a sauce pan.
  2. 2.Saute onion in olive oil, add spinach, salt and nutmeg.
  3. 3.Add half on the pink peppercorn.
  4. 4.Stuff the chicken breast with the spinach mixture, and grill on a non stick pan till the chicken is cooked and is golden in colour.
  5. 5.In the same pan add the chicken stock, wine, saffron and rosemary. Cook for 2 minutes, till the sauce gets a consistency and a glaze.
  6. 6.In a plate place the chicken pour the sauce, and top it with the remaining pink peppercorn.
  7. 7.Serve with steamed beans, of a green salad.