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Creamy Tuscan Chicken
Prep Time
10 mins
Cook Time
20 mins
Total Time
30 mins
 

This Creamy Tuscan Chicken is an easy weeknight meal that can be made in 30 minutes! Enjoy this low carb chicken dinner with a side salad or serve over pasta for the whole family!

Course: Main
Cuisine: Italian
Keyword: 30 minute chicken dinner, creamy tuscan chicken, one pot meal
Servings: 4
Calories: 480 kcal
Author: Malinda Linnebur
Ingredients
  • 2 large boneless, skinless chicken breast, cut in half horizontally to make them thinner
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • 1 small onion, diced
  • 4 cloves garlic, minced
  • 1 cup (235 ml) heavy cream, half and half OR whole milk
  • ½ cup (60g) grated parmesan cheese
  • ¼ cup (80g) sundried tomatoes
  • 2-4 tablespoons pesto
  • 8 ounces (215g) baby spinach
Instructions
  1. Heat olive oil in a large skillet over medium heat. Brown chicken breasts on each side until no longer pink in center and juices run clear (about 10 minutes). Remove chicken from pan and set aside.

  2. Add onion and cook just until soft (add a little more oil if needed). Stir in garlic and cook for 30 seconds.

  3. Stir in cream, cheese, sundried tomatoes, and pesto. Bring to a simmer and stir in spinach.

  4. Return chicken to skillet and cook for 1 minute to reheat chicken.

Recipe Notes
  1. Nutrition Facts: Since different brands of ingredients have different nutritional information, the information shown is just an estimate. Nutrition calculated using heavy cream and 4 tablespoons pesto. 

What to serve with Creamy Tuscan Chicken:

Nutrition Facts
Creamy Tuscan Chicken
Amount Per Serving
Calories 480 Calories from Fat 333
% Daily Value*
Fat 37g57%
Saturated Fat 18g113%
Cholesterol 129mg43%
Sodium 432mg19%
Potassium 1144mg33%
Carbohydrates 17g6%
Fiber 4g17%
Sugar 7g8%
Protein 23g46%
Vitamin A 6592IU132%
Vitamin C 26mg32%
Calcium 276mg28%
Iron 3mg17%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet. Since different brands of ingredients have different nutritional information, the information shown is just an estimate.