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Cream Cheese Spinach Stuffed Chicken Breast – {Low Carb, Keto}

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Delicious chicken breast stuffed with creamy and cheesy spinach, cream cheese filling baked in the oven is super juicy and tasty. This meal is family-friendly and super quick to make.

Delicious chicken breast stuffed with creamy and cheesy spinach, cream cheese filling baked in the oven is super juicy and tasty. This meal is family-friendly and super quick to make.

I love serving stuffed chicken breast with a side of cauliflower rice, roasted broccoli, zucchini noodles or low carb mashed “potatoes”.

It’s a divine and versatile dinner that’s ready in less than 35 minutes, and my family adores it.

Stuffed chicken breast is classic comfort food and it’s finger-licking good. I’m sure there will be no leftovers!

Ingredients for Creamy Spinach Stuffed Chicken

If you’re wondering what ingredient you’ll need to make this magic creamy chicken you’ve come to the right place. In this recipe we use only common ingredients that when combined together are super flavorful:

  • Chicken breast
  • Cream cheese
  • Parmesan cheese
  • Mozzarella cheese
  • Fresh or Frozen Spinach
  • Seasonings: chili powder or paprika, garlic powder, onion powder
  • Freshly minced garlic
  • Olive oil or butter
For this cream cheese stuffed chicken breast you'll need cream cheese, mozzarella, parmesan, spinach and seasonings.

How to Make Stuffed Chicken Breast

It’s so easy to make stuffed chicken breasts. Here’s everything to do:

  1. Make the cheese and spinach filling. If using frozen spinach thaw completely and then cook it to remove as much moisture as possible. 
  2. Butterfly the chicken breast, so you create a pocket in the middle of your meat. 
  3. Fill each chicken breast with 1/4 of the filling and secure with toothpicks. 
  4. Bake uncovered for 25-30 minutes at 375F. If you have a meat thermometer the internal temperature of the chicken should be 165° F (75° Celsius) when inserted in the thickest part.
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Delicious chicken breast stuffed with creamy and cheesy spinach, cream cheese filling baked in the oven is super juicy and tasty. This meal is family-friendly and super quick to make.
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Cream Cheese Spinach Stuffed Chicken Breasts – {Low Carb, Keto}

Course Dinner
Cuisine American
Keyword stuffed chicken breast
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 25 minutes
Total Time 35 minutes
Servings 4 servings
Author Ioana Borcea from LowCarbSpark.com
Delicious chicken breast stuffed with creamy and cheesy spinach, cream cheese filling baked in the oven is super juicy and tasty. This meal is family-friendly and super quick to make.

Ingredients


  • 4 chicken breasts boneless, skinless
  • 1 teaspoon chili powder or paprika
  • 1 teaspoon salt divided
  • ¼ teaspoon garlic powder
  • ¼ teaspoon onion powder
  • 4 oz cream cheese softened
  • ¼ cup grated Parmesan
  • ¼ cup mozzarella cheese
  • 10 oz frozen spinach thawed or 2 cups fresh spinach
  • 1 teaspoon garlic minced
  • ½ teaspoon pepper
  • 1 tablespoon olive oil or avocado oil or butter

Instructions


  • Make the Creamy Spinach Filling: Add the spinach to a non-stick pan over medium heat and stir until wilted. Add softened cream cheese and stir until well incorporated. Let it cool slightly and combine with parmesan cheese, mozzarella, minced garlic, salt, and pepper. 
  • Cut a pocket into your chicken breasts. Using a sharp knife slice through the chicken breast, creating a pocket.
  • Season: Season the chicken with chili powder, onion powder salt, pepper, garlic powder.
  • Fill the chicken with the spinach filling and fold it, and use toothpicks to seal the cream cheese.
  • Place the chicken breast into a baking dish and drizzle oil or melted butter.
  • Bake for about 25-30 minutes or until the chicken is cooked through.

Nutrition Facts
Amount per serving.
Calories
425kcal
Total Carbs
5g
Net Carbs
3g
Protein
56g
Fat
19g
Fiber
2g
Sugar
2g

How do we calculate the nutrition info?

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These nutrition facts listed are determined using nutrition information from the USDA Food Database. Our nutrition facts are accurate, but if you are using different products, please make your calculations. Net carb count is calculated by subtracting both fiber and sugar alcohols because they don’t raise blood sugar.

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This stuffed chicken breast is packed with delicious spinach and creamy garlic filling. The perfect comfort food for the whole family. It\'s super easy to make this stuffed chicken breast with spinach, mozzarella, cream cheese, parmesan, and lots of flavorful spices.

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