Creamy Chicken with Spinach and Cheese Triangles

Chicken in a creamy sauce with pepper and spinach is an easy and quick-to-prepare meal for the whole family. So yummy!

preparation: 10 minutes

making: 25 minutes

total: 35 minutes

servings: 4 portions

nutrition: 0 calories per serving

cuisine: American

Ingredients #

  • 600g of chicken breast (approx. 3)
  • 1 tsp of salt
  • 1 tsp of black pepper
  • 1 tsp of ground paprika
  • 1 tsp of smoked paprika
  • 1 red bell pepper
  • 1 white onion
  • 3 garlic cloves
  • oil, for greasing
  • 7 triangles of light cheese triangles (approx. 100g)
  • 200ml of double cream what is?
  • 200g of frozen spinach

Method #

Wash the chicken breasts, drain and dice them into bite-size cubes.

Season with salt, black pepper, ground paprika and smoked paprika.

Mix well to cover all pieces with spices.    Cut pepper into small pieces, dice the onion and mince garlic cloves.

Defrost the spinach (you can put it in the microwave for a minute).

You can use fresh spinach as well.

Onion, garlic and pepper frying in a pan

In a large frying pan heat the oil and fry the onion for a while, then add garlic and fry until fragrant.

Add pepper and continue frying, stirring constantly for about 3-4 minutes over medium-high heat. Remove from the pan and set aside.

Using the same pan, pour some more oil and heat the pan again.

Diced chicken frying in a pan

Add the chicken and fry over medium-high heat for about 5 minutes, stirring all the time. Meat needs to be well-fried on all sides.

Diced chicken frying in a pan with onion and pepper mix

Add previously fried onion and pepper mix.

Diced chicken frying in a pan with onion, pepper and spinach

Add spinach to the pan and fry further for a few minutes.

Stir regularly until combined with the chicken and vegetables (or until wilts, if you use fresh spinach).

Diced chicken frying in a pan with onion, pepper, spinach and cheese triangles

Add cheese triangles and continue to cook stirring constantly until the cheese dissolved and combined well with the rest.

Pouring the double cream into a pan with chicken and vegetables

Pour the double cream and bring it to a boil.

Our creamy chicken simmering in a pan

Reduce the heat, cover with a lid and simmer for 5 minutes until the sauce gets thicker.

Taste and adjust seasonings.

Creamy Chicken with Spinach and Cheese Triangles ready to be serve

Your chicken is ready to serve. 

Creamy Chicken with Spinach and Cheese Triangles served with rice

Serve with rice (preferably).