Artichoke Spinach Stuffed Chicken Breasts

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Healthy Baked Spinach Artichoke Stuffed Chicken Breasts, filled with a cheesy and flavorful mixture. These easy baked chicken breasts come out juicy, and are sure to be a hit at the dinner table!

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6 chicken breasts
2 tablespoons lemon juice
1 tablespoon olive oil
1 1/2 teaspoon salt
1 teaspoon paprika
black pepper ( to taste )
Spinach and Artichoke Filling:
2 cups baby spinach
6 artichoke hearts ( 1 1/2 )
1 1/2 cup pepper jack cheese ( shredded )
1/4 cup sun dried tomatoes ( chopped )
  • Slice each chicken breast down the edge, so that a flap can be pulled up and stuffed with the mixture. Rub the spices into both the outside and inside of each chicken breast, and then marinate in...
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Nutritions

Calories
171

Sodium
815mg
33% DV

Fat
12g
19% DV

Protein
9g
18% DV

Carbs
5g
1% DV

Fiber
3g
14% DV

Just like your favorite decadent spinach and artichoke dip, this cheesy Spinach Artichoke Chicken Casserole is rich, creamy, and full of garlicky flavor! With three different types of cheese, pasta, chicken, artichoke hearts, fresh spinach, Alfredo sauce, and a buttery Parmesan breadcrumb topping, this dish is an easy dinner that tastes like a special restaurant meal. Serve the casserole with a simple green salad and a side of garlic bread for the ultimate family supper!

4 oz dry penne pasta
15 oz jar Alfredo sauce
8 oz cream cheese
2 t minced garlic
2 T red wine vinegar
1 t grated lemon zest ( plus 1 T lemon juice )
1/4 t ground black pepper
2 c cooked shredded chicken
2 cans quartered artichoke hearts ( 14 ounces each )
2 c fresh baby spinach
1/2 c shredded mozzarella cheese
1/3 c Italian seasoned panko breadcrumbs
1 ounce grated Parmesan cheese
1 T salted butter
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  • Preheat oven to 400°F. Grease a 2-quart baking dish (such as 11 x 7-inch or deep 8-inch or 9-inch square); set aside.
  • Cook the pasta in a large pot of salted boiling water, according to...
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Nutritions

Calories
807

Sodium
843mg
35% DV

Fat
44g
67% DV

Protein
53g
107% DV

Carbs
43g
14% DV

Fiber
17g
70% DV