Smothered Chicken

Ingredients:

  • 1 large bag of spinach leaves
  • 4 ounces cream cheese
  • 1/4 C shredded parmesan cheese
  • 2 cloves garlic, minced
  • 3 T red onion, minced
  • 2 T olive oil
  • Salt and pepper to taste
  • 8 ounce package of mushrooms, sliced
  • 1/2 stick butter
  • 2 T olive oil
  • 1/2 C white wine
  • 2 cloves garlic, minced
  • Salt and pepper to taste
  • 4-5 boneless chicken breasts
  • 8-10 slices Mozzarella cheese, cut into 1/8 inch slices
  • 1 T garlic powder
  • 1 T seasoned salt
  • 1 teaspoon pepper

Directions:

  1. Preheat the oven to 350.
  2. Sprinkle the garlic powder, seasoned salt, and pepper on both sides of the chicken.
  3. Bake for 16 minutes.
  4. Meanwhile, make the creamed spinach. Over medium-high heat, melt 2 T olive oil in a skillet.
  5. Add in the onions and saute 2-3 minutes.
  6. Add in the spinach and garlic.
  7. When it’s cooked through, stir in the cream cheese and parmesan cheese.
  8. Continue cooking and stirring until the cream cheese is melted.
  9. Remove from heat.
  10. For the mushrooms, melt butter and 2 T olive oil in a skillet.
  11. Put the mushrooms in and cook until browned all over.
  12. Deglaze the pan with the wine.
  13. Add in the garlic and season with salt and pepper.
  14. Cook until most of the wine is cooked out.
  15. Flip the chicken pieces over.
  16. Divide the spinach and mushrooms over the top of each breast.
  17. Lay two slices of cheese over each piece of chicken.
  18. Cook another 12-14 minutes or until cheese is browned and chicken is done.

Source: http://baconbuttercheesegarlic.blogspot.com/2013/02/a-special-meal-for-my-valentine.html

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