Spinach and Bacon Chicken

Spinach and Bacon Chicken


"I have served this many times; it doesn't look that great, but everyone always loves it and wants seconds! Enjoy!"


servings 858 cals
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Original recipe yields 4 servings



  • Calories:
  • 858 kcal
  • 43%
  • Fat:
  • 46.5 g
  • 72%
  • Carbs:
  • 54.4g
  • 18%
  • Protein:
  • 43.1 g
  • 86%
  • Cholesterol:
  • 183 mg
  • 61%
  • Sodium:
  • 579 mg
  • 23%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

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  1. In large skillet, fry bacon until cooked to your liking; Remove bacon strips from skillet (leave bacon fat in skillet for frying chicken breasts) and place on paper towels to dry.
  2. Dredge/coat chicken breasts in flour, then brown in the same skillet, in the bacon fat, until somewhat crispy on each side.
  3. Remove chicken from skillet and place on paper towels. Pour out remaining bacon fat and pour in the cup (or more, if you like) of wine. Add the amount of spinach you want to have, cover the skillet and simmer over medium low heat until spinach is wilted.
  4. Add the cream and chicken breasts to the skillet and mix with the spinach. Crumble bacon slices into bits and add to the chicken/spinach mixture. Cover skillet and simmer for about 5 minutes.
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  1. 107 Ratings


This recipe has the potential to be a good one, but the wine sauce was thin and strongly tasted of wine. You could not taste anything else but the wine. Next time, I will replace most of the w...

Good stuff! Everything went well as I was preparing this recipe. Step #3 says to pour out remaining bacon fat...I didn't have any left over. Actually I had to add a tablespoon of evoo to finish ...

I used cream of chicken soup in lieu of heavy cream, but this recipe was wonderful!

My whole family loved this. It was quick, easy and delicious. Only changes I made were seasoning the flour with salt, pepper and paprika and using half & half instead of cream. Thickened sauc...

This was a 5 star with the following changes: added salt, pepper, and garlic powder to the flour, and minced garlic and chopped green onions to the pan just before adding the wine. Also cooked t...

This was really, really good! I used cream of chicken instead of the heavy cream and it seems to have turned out fine. I also used turkey bacon, and possibly because of that didn't have any extr...

best dinner my husband has ever had. will try it with pheasant too. easy and elegant- put the spinach on the plate first -chicken on top- looks better.

This was wonderful! Never mind the fact that I took the chicken out of the pan, put it on paper towels, went out to throw away trash and came back in to find that the dog had counter surfed and...

It actually took a little longer than I anticipated, but I was doing other things at the same time, so that could be why. Anyway, it was very good- my entire family loved it. I also added a can ...