Yield: 1 servings
|1 pack||(10 ounces) frozen chopped spinach|
|1 pack||(5.25 ounces) Idaho' sour cream 'n chive potatoes|
|2 cups||Hot water Ground nutmeg|
|3 \N||Chicken breasts, boned, split tablespoon butter or margarine|
Remove any foil from spinach package; pierce box several times. Place box on paper towel and cook on High 3 to 4 minutes or until thawed.
When cool, squeeze to remove all liquid. Meanwhile. in 2-quart microwave-safe casserole combine potatoes, water and a dash nutmeg.
Cover loosely with plastic wrap: cook on High 8 to 10 minutes, stirring once Drain any remaining liquid. Stir in ¼ Cup sauce mix and ¾ of the drained spinach. Loosen, but do not remove, skin from chicken to form a pocket Spoon potato mixtu re into pocket; pull skin back into place, covering the potatoes. Secure with wooden toothpick if necessary. In microwave-safe oblong baking dish, arrange chicken in a single layer In a small microwave-safe dish, place butter; cook on High 1 minute or until melted; stir in paprika. Brush on chicken.
Cover loosely with waxed paper; cook on High 10 to 12 minutes or until chicken is tender, rotating dish once. Let stand 5 minutes.
Meanwhile, in microwave-safe 4-cup m easure combine milk with a dash nutmeg, the remaining sauce mix and the remaining spinach Cook on High 3 to 5 minutes or until sauce is thickened, stirring once. Serve sauce over chicken.
Makes 6 servings
NOTE: If an oblong baking dish does not fit in your microwave oven, cook chicken in two batches. Arrange three pieces prepared chicken in 9-inch microwave-safe pie plate; cover loosely with waxed paper. Cook on High 6 to 8 minutes, rotating dish once.
From the files of Al Rice, North Pole Alaska. Feb 1994 Submitted By LAWRENCE KELLIE On 02-18-95