Stuffed chicken breasts wrapped in prosciutto

This dish can become a wonderful complement to a festive table, moreover, it is quite simple to prepare and at a desire you can fantasize a sea of options based on this recipe for instance, we will make breasts stuffed with spinach, sun dried tomatoes and pine nuts. If you dont like spinach, you can replace it by other greens. Or you can change everything and stuff prosciutto with fried in butter mushrooms with herbs and feta, or you can use olives, capers, boiled vegetables for stuffing, etc. The thin slices of prosciutto that wrap the breasts make the meat juicy and delicious and the appearence of the dish appetizing.







Steps

1. Wash spinach, dry and chop the leaves with a knife.

Stuffed chicken breasts wrapped in prosciutto

2. Cook for about five minutes in a small amount of vegetable oil, do not forget to salt.

Stuffed chicken breasts wrapped in prosciutto

3. Roughly chop sun-dried tomatoes.

Stuffed chicken breasts wrapped in prosciutto

4. Mix in a bowl the spinach, tomatoes, a tablespoon of oil out of the jar with tomatoes and pine nuts.

Stuffed chicken breasts wrapped in prosciutto

5. Rub the chicken breasts with salt and pepper on all sides.

Stuffed chicken breasts wrapped in prosciutto

6. Cut each breast as if making "pockets".

Stuffed chicken breasts wrapped in prosciutto

7. Fill the pockets with the stuffing.

Stuffed chicken breasts wrapped in prosciutto

8. Roll each breast into the prosciutto slices.

Stuffed chicken breasts wrapped in prosciutto

9. Spread sprigs of thyme on a baking sheet and bake in the upper third of the oven at 180 ° C for 20-30 minutes.

Stuffed chicken breasts wrapped in prosciutto

Stuffed chicken breasts wrapped in prosciutto








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Ingredients

300 g of fresh spinach (it will be a huge armful, but after the heat treating it will badly lose in volume)

a large handful of sun-dried tomatoes in oil

a large handful of pine nuts

salt and ground black pepper to taste

a little of vegetable oil (for example grape seed oil)

4 chicken breasts

150 g of prosciutto slices

several sprigs of fresh thyme

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Meat and Poultry Recipes Holidays and Events Recipes


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