Chicken with spinach in a cream sauce


Chicken with spinach in a cream sauce
This recipe combines morsels of cooked chicken, spinach and potatoes with cream for a simple and tasty dish.
9,4224/5 for 8 ratings
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Last modified on: July 3rd 2019

To serve 4 people, you will need:

Change these quantities to serve: 2 people 4 people 8 people 12 people

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PreparationCookingStart to finish
15 min.21 min.36 min.
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Keeping:

A day or two in the fridge, covered with plastic film.

Step by step recipe


Stage 1 - 5 min.
Chicken with spinach in a cream sauce  : Photo of step #1
Peel 1 spring onion (scallion), separate the green part from the white and chop each of these separately.

Stage 2 - 5 min.
Chicken with spinach in a cream sauce  : Photo of step #2
Prepare 300 g cooked spinach and 300 g cooked potato, if not already done. Slice the potatoes.

Stage 3 - 10 min.
Chicken with spinach in a cream sauce  : Photo of step #3
Pour 2 tablespoons oil into a frying pan on medium heat. When good and hot, add the sliced potatoes.

Fry until lightly browned on both sides.

Stage 4 - 1 min.
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Then add the white part of the onion, salt and pepper. Cook for 1 minute.

Stage 5 - 1 min.
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Add the cooked 250 g chicken, cut into small pieces...

Stage 6 - 1 min.
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...the spinach...

Stage 7 - 1 min.
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...and finally 250 ml liquid cream, salt and pepper.

Stage 8 - 10 min.
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Leave uncovered on low heat to thicken as required.

Stage 9 - 2 min.
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Checking the seasoning, add the green part of the onion, mix well and serve.

Remarks

This is an ideal way to use up chicken leftovers,, such as from five hours poultry.

Nutritional information

Whole recipe
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
1,698 Kcal or 7,109 Kj74 gr87 gr129 gr
85 %28 %8 %20 %
Per 100 g
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
135 Kcal or 565 Kj6 gr7 gr10 gr
7 %2 %1 %2 %
Per person
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
424 Kcal or 1,775 Kj18 gr22 gr32 gr
21 %7 %2 %5 %
% are calculated relative to a Recommended Dietary Intake or RDI of 2000 k-calories or 8400 k-joules by day for a woman (change to a man).

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Source

Home made.

More recipes?

This recipe uses (among others)
Cooked potatoCooked potato: You can check-out other recipes which use it, like for example: Warm scallop and cabbage salad, Salmon marinated like herring, Warm salad of potatoes and purple artichokes, Crispy potato galette with leeks, Artichokes with beef, ... All
Cooked spinachCooked spinach: You can get more informations, or check-out other recipes which use it, for example: Spinach Croque-monsieur , Spinach and hard-boiled egg gratin, Parcels of fish fillet in spinach, Spinach and ricotta ravioli, Spinach fritters, ... All
ChickenChicken: You can check-out other recipes which use it, like for example: Chicken with rice and leeks, Sautéed chicken with leeks, Chicken and mushroom pie, Duck Parmentier, Chicken and mushroom brik rolls, ... All
Liquid creamLiquid cream: You can get more informations, or check-out other recipes which use it, for example: Filet mignon with mustard and tarragon sauce, Maroilles cheese quiche, Pumpkin (or potimarron) soup, Cauliflower curry, Eggs en Cocotte à la Française, ... All

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