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Cousin Cosmo's Greek Chicken


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Ingredients

2 tablespoons all-purpose flour, divided
1/2 teaspoon salt
1/4 teaspoon black pepper
1/4 pound feta cheese, crumbled
1 tablespoon fresh lemon juice
1 teaspoon dried oregano
6 boneless, skinless chicken breast halves
2 tablespoons olive oil
1 1/2 cups water
1 cube chicken bouillon, crumbled
2 cups loosely packed torn fresh spinach leaves
1 ripe tomato, chopped


On large plate, combine 1 tablespoon flour, salt, and pepper.


Set aside.


In a small bowl, combine cheese, lemon juice, and oregano.


Set aside.


With a meat mallet, pound each chicken breast to 1/2 inch thickness.


Spread cheese mixture on each chicken breast, leaving 1/2 inch border.


Fold chicken breasts in half; secure each with toothpick.


Coat chicken breasts with flour mixture.


In large skillet, heat oil over medium heat. Cook chicken breasts for 1 to 2 minutes on each side, until golden.


In a small bowl, whisk together 1 1/2 cups water, chicken bouillon cube, and remaining flour; pour over chicken breasts in pan.


Add spinach and tomato to skillet, and bring to boil.


Cover, reduce heat to low, and simmer for 8 to 10 minutes, or until chicken is no longer pink inside.


Discard toothpicks before serving.


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Notes

WOW! This looks like a really different and tasty way to serve up plain 'ole chicken breasts...I can't wait to try it. Thanks for sharing!

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