Recipe With Chicken Breast

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Spinach and feta chicken breasts

Image credit: Ian Wallace – taste.com.au

Ingredients

  • 100g baby spinach leaves
  • 80g soft feta, crumbled
  • 4 (about 800g) chicken breast fillets
  • 8 slices prosciutto
  • 4 sebago potatoes, peeled, coarsely chopped
  • 1 cup frozen peas
  • 1/2 cup sour cream
  • 1/4 cup milk
  • 2 teaspoons olive oil

Method

  • Step 1
    Place the spinach in a large frying pan over medium heat. Cook, stirring occasionally, for 2-3 minutes or until spinach wilts. Remove from heat and set aside to cool slightly.
  • Step 2
    Squeeze as much excess liquid from the spinach as possible. Use a large knife to coarsely chop and transfer to a small bowl. Add the feta and stir to combine.
  • Step 3
    Cut a small pocket in the side of each chicken breast. Spoon the spinach mixture into each pocket. Wrap 2 prosciutto slices around each to enclose filling.
  • Step 4
    Cook the potato in a large saucepan of boiling salted water for about 15 minutes. Add the peas and cook for 1 minute or until heated through. Drain well and return to pan. Mash until smooth. Add sour cream and milk and stir to combine. Taste and season.
  • Step 5
    Meanwhile, heat oil in a large frying pan over medium-high heat. Add chicken and cook for 4-5 minutes each side or until golden brown and cooked through.
  • Step 6
    Spoon mashed potato evenly among serving plates. Slice the chicken and arrange on the potato and serve immediately.

Healthier chicken breast and zucchini linguine

Image credit: Jeremy Simons – taste.com.au

Ingredients

  • 450g chicken breast fillets, halved horizontally
  • 1 tablespoon olive oil
  • 2 garlic cloves, crushed
  • 500g zucchini noodles
  • 125ml (1/2 cup) light cream
  • 80ml (1/3 cup) Massel chicken style liquid stock
  • 1 tablespoon fresh dill leaves
  • 2 tablespoons chopped fresh chives
  • 30g baby spinach, to serve
  • 30g parmesan, finely grated

Method

  • Step 1
    Spray a large non-stick frying pan with oil and heat over medium-high heat. Season the chicken well and cook for 2-3 minutes each side or until golden and cooked through. Remove from the pan and keep warm.
  • Step 2
    Heat oil in the pan. Add the garlic and cook, stirring, for 30 seconds. Add the zucchini noodles and cook, stirring, for 1-2 minutes. Add the light cream and chicken stock. Simmer for 1-2 minutes or until the zucchini noodles are just tender but not soft.
  • Step 3
    Slice the chicken and toss through the sauce along with the dill and chives. Divide among serving bowls. Sprinkle with the spinach and parmesan, to serve.

Feta-stuffed chicken breast

Ingredients

  • 4 skinless, boneless chicken breast fillets
  • 4 slices feta
  • 5 cloves garlic, crushed
  • 4-8 rashers bacon or prosciutto
  • 2 tomatoes
  • 1/2 cup olive oil
  • 3 sprigs fresh rosemary
  • 2 teaspoons lemon juice
  • Pinch of salt and pepper

Method

  • Step 1
    Preheat oven to 200C
  • Step 2
    Cut a slit down 1 side of each chicken breast to form a pocket. Stuff each chicken breast with 1 slice feta and 1 crushed garlic clove. Securely wrap each chicken breast with 1 to 2 strips of bacon or prosciutto.
  • Step 3
    Cut tomatoes into slices. Set aside.
  • Step 4
    Add olive oil and chicken breasts to a frying pan and cook on medium to high heat for approx 2 minutes on each side. Or until bacon is crisp.
  • Step 5
    Remove the contents of the pan and place onto a baking tray. Add tomato slices on top of chicken. Sprinkle lemon juice, rosemary, salt and pepper, and the remaining garlic clove over the chicken breasts and tomato slices.
  • Step 6
    Place tray into the oven and bake for approx 35 minutes.

Duck breasts with berries

Image credit: Geoff Lung – taste.com.au

Ingredients

  • 2 (about 200g each) boneless duck breasts
  • 1 teaspoon Chinese five-spice powder
  • 2 teaspoons demerara sugar
  • 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • 1 teaspoon sea salt
  • 1 tablespoon cornflour or arrowroot
  • 100ml (5 tablespoons) red wine
  • 100ml (5 tablespoons) creme de cassis*
  • 75ml Massel chicken style liquid stock
  • 1 garlic clove, crushed
  • 1 small onion, finely chopped
  • 250g mixed berries, fresh or frozen

Method

  • Step 1
    Score the duck by making three slashes through the skin, not the flesh. Heat a non-stick frying pan over medium heat, add the duck skin-side down and cook until light golden and most of the fat has been rendered. Transfer to a board, discard most of the fat and allow to cool.
  • Step 2
    Combine the five spice, sugar and cinnamon, then press the mixture into the skin of the duck with your hands. Season with the sea salt and pepper. Return the duck to the pan and cook flesh-side down over low-medium heat for 3-4 minutes, then set aside to rest.
  • Step 3
    Place the cornflour and 2 tablespoons cold water in a jug, stirring to dissolve. Add wine, creme de cassis and stock.
  • Step 4
    Drain all but 1 tablespoon of duck fat from the pan. Add the garlic and onion to the pan and cook for 1 minute. Add the red-wine mixture and cook over low heat for 1-2 minutes. Add half the berries and cook for 2-3 minutes. Press the mixture through a sieve and discard the solids.
  • Step 5
    Reheat, adding remaining berries before serving. Season, then place the duck under a hot grill and grill skin-side up until just starting to crisp. Rest for a few minutes, then slice thinly. Serve with a potato galette and a little of the sauce drizzled over.

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