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Tuscan Chicken Cannellini Recipe

Tuscan Chicken Cannellini Recipe

—Taste of Home Cooking School
TOTAL TIME: Prep: 10 min. Cook: 10 + standing YIELD:2 servings

Ingredients

  • 1 boneless skinless chicken breast (6 ounces), cut into 1-inch pieces
  • 1 can (15 ounces) white kidney or cannellini beans, rinsed and drained
  • 1 cup fresh baby spinach
  • 1 tablespoon lemon juice
  • 1 teaspoon olive oil
  • 1/2 teaspoon dried rosemary, crushed
  • 1/4 teaspoon crushed red pepper flakes
  • Pinch salt
  • 2 tablespoons grated Parmesan cheese
  • 1/4 cup cherry tomatoes, optional

Directions

  • 1. In a large or Medium Ziploc® Zip 'n Steam™ Bag, combine chicken, beans, spinach, lemon juice, olive oil, rosemary, pepper flakes and salt. Seal bag and shake gently to combine ingredients. Pat ingredients into single layer. Place bag in microwave oven.
  • 2. Cook on full power for 6-1/2 minutes (Medium bag) or 5-1/2 minutes (Large bag) or until meat is no longer pink. If needed, continue microwaving at 30-second intervals until done.
  • 3. Allow bag to stand 1 minute before handling. Shake bag to distribute seasonings. Carefully open bag and remove contents. Garnish with Parmesan cheese and tomatoes if desired. Yield: 2 servings.

Wine Pairings

Light-Bodied White Wine

Enjoy this recipe with a light-bodied white wine such as Sauvignon Blanc or Pinot Grigio.