Who says you can't improve on a classic? Our simple take on this chicken and spinach favourite is a breeze.
What do I need ?
Original recipe yields 4 Servings
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3 Tbsp. Kraft Zesty Italian Dressing, divided
4 cups lightly packed baby spinach leaves
4 small boneless skinless chicken breasts (1 lb./500 g)
4 slices deli smoked ham (80 g)
1 cup shredded Swiss cheese
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How do I make it ?
Heat 1 Tbsp. of the dressing in large ovenproof skillet on medium heat. Add spinach; cook and stir 1 min. or just until spinach is wilted. Remove from skillet; cover to keep warm.
Add remaining 2 Tbsp. dressing and the chicken to skillet; turn chicken over to evenly coat both sides with dressing. Cook 5 to 6 min. on each side or until chicken is cooked through (170°F).
Top evenly with ham and cheese; cover. Reduce heat to low; cook 1 to 2 min. or until cheese is melted. Or, place under a broiler to brown. Spoon spinach mixture evenly onto four plates; top each with a chicken breast.
Kraft Kitchen Tips!
For a simple, yet elegant, weeknight dinner, serve with hot cooked rice and a tossed green salad.
Substitute 8 medium fresh asparagus spears, cut in half, for the spinach. Heat dressing in skillet as directed. Add asparagus; cook and stir 5 min. or until asparagus is crisp-tender. Remove from skillet; cover to keep warm. Add remaining 2 Tbsp. dressing and the chicken to skillet. Continue as directed.
Make It For Two
Reduce the quantity of ingredients by half and prepare as directed.
Calories From Fat
% Daily Value
Total fat 15 g
Saturated fat 5 g
Cholesterol 100 mg
Sodium 570 mg
Total carbohydrate 3 g
Dietary fibre 1 g
Sugars 0 g
Protein 38 g
Nutrition information is estimated based on the ingredients and cooking instructions as described in each recipe and is intended to be used for informational purposes only. Please note that nutrition details may vary based on methods of preparation, origin and freshness of ingredients used.