Paprika Chicken and Spinach

Hola everyone, I’ve been slacking. Between an exhausting “vacation” in Las Vegas and starting a new job, I’ve been so tired!

But, I had to start cooking again and here is where I started…a delicious, comfort meal!

Ingredients:

  • 1 large chicken breast
  • 1/2 cup red onion, diced
  • 1 tsp paprika
  • salt & pepper
  • 2 Tbsp vegan butter (or whatever kind you like, we just always have this because my roommate is vegan)
  • 1 Tbsp fresh thyme leaves
  • 3 large garlic cloves, minced
  • 1/2 cup – 1 cup low sodium chicken broth
  • 1 large handful of spinach

First prep your chicken breast with salt, pepper, and paprika. Make sure to rub it all over.

Then, melt a Tbsp of butter over medium-high heat, and add the chicken breast. Let cook on each side for about 3 minutes and then add the rest of the butter, along with the onions, thyme, and garlic. Lower the heat to medium.

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Let this cook for a few minutes, until the garlic and thyme are super fragrant and the onions start to be transparent. Then add in 1/2 cup of the chicken broth and cook for 10 minutes, stirring often. The broth may reduce with the heat, so add a little more if you feel like you need it.

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Check the chicken for doneness and once it’s done, lower the heat and add the spinach. Make sure it’s wilted all the way and it’s ready to eat over a nice bowl of rice, some arugula, or anything else you want to try.

Yum Yum Yum!

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