Creamy Rice, Chicken & Spinach Dinner

READY IN: 25mins
Recipe by kbksmama

My family loves this meal! Easy way to get some spinach into them! I do love it with the dressing called for but have also used plain italian and even just oil. It is from kraftfoods.com.

Top Review by ellemaytx

I picked your recipe because it included many of the things I wanted to use up in the refrigerator. I used leftover chicken, a brown & wild rice blend, and cherry tomatoes. I added a squeeze of lemon, lemon pepper and some Italian spices. After mixing everything in the saucepan, I popped it in a casserole dish, added some more parmesan, and browned it in the oven. It turned out to be delicious!

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Heat dressing in a large, deep skillet on medium-high heat.
  2. Add chicken; cook for 3 minutes.
  3. Add broth; bring to a boil.
  4. Stir in rice; return to a boil, cover and reduce heat to medium; simmer 5 minutes.
  5. Stir neufchatel cheese into rice mixture until melted.
  6. Add spinach; cover. Cook until spinach is wilted.
  7. Stir rice mixture gently to mix in spinach. Cover.
  8. Remove from heat; let stand 5 minutes.
  9. Stir in tomatoes and sprinkle with parmesan cheese.

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