Tuesday, March 6, 2012

{Recipe} Creamy Chicken Florentine


Nancy, this is for you! :)

I try to stay away from foods like this but I have been a bit curious. When we got back from Florida I was in the mood to cook but didn't want anything that would take me a long time so I picked this up as I already had frozen spinach and green peppers at home.




Picture and Recipe from Kraft Philadelphia

Ingredients

• 1 lb. boneless skinless chicken breasts, cut into bite-size pieces
• 1/2 cup halved red pepper strips {I used green peppers}
• 1 pkg. (6 oz.) baby spinach leaves {I used frozen spinach}
• 1 tub (10 oz.) Philadelphia® Savory Garlic Cooking Creme
• 2 cups hot cooked penne pasta {used bowtie pasta}
• 2 Tbsp. toasted pine nuts {didn't use as I didn't have any}

Directions

• Cook chicken and peppers in large nonstick skillet on medium heat 5 to 6 min. or until chicken is done. Add spinach; cook and stir 2 to 3 min. or until wilted. Drain all but 1 Tbsp. liquid.
• Add cooking creme; cook and stir 3 min.


{Although, I did things a bit differently due to the ingredients I did/did not have it was incredibly delicious and so easy! I have to figure out how to make this sauce on my own because it was so delicious!}

21 comments:

  1. Yum yum yum! I love anything like this! Will definitely have to try!

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  2. this looks so de-lish! thanks for sharing lovely!

    happy tuesday!
    xoxo

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  3. yumm i saw this is on Instagram and was hoping you'd share the recipe! I've been wanting to try this cooking cream as well. Good to know that you liked it!!

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  4. Awesome recipe Faith, it sounds so delicious to me, really makes me wish I had the cooking talent you and others have so I could pull this one off.

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  5. sounds and looks SUPER yumo! ;)

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  6. I LOVE you for posting this recipe. The pic made me die! Looks awesome.

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  7. Yum! I will definitely be trying this out!

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  8. Yummmmm! This looks and sounds SO delicious! Good thing I'm going to the grocery store today :)

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  9. that looks SO good!! thanks for sharing!

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  10. oh yum.. now we're talking... definitely making this!

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  11. Yum this looks delicious! Thanks for sharing! I hope your week is off to a great start!

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  12. Yum! Sounds like a super tasty comfort food meal.

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  13. YUM Faith!! I love pasta dishes. This looks amazing!

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  14. you have me sold on this. i always see this in the grocery but am a little curious about it. definitely need to try it!

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  15. Yummy yummy get in my tummy!

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  16. YUM this looks delicious! I've made chicken florentine before, but never like this! So glad you shared this recipe!

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  17. I'm so glad you posted this. I have a few cans of this cooking creme that I purchased when it was on sale in hopes of trying something new but never got around to it. I never made it to the website to look up recipes but this has given me the push to do so.

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  18. OMG!! I tried the lemon garlic (??) cooking cream. I added shrimp, bow tie pasta... and really whatever else I had. It was good!! I even thought of making a white pizza with it.

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