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Three-Cheese Chicken Penne Florentine

Posted by on Aug. 20, 2014 at 12:01 PM
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ngredients

  • Cooking spray
  • 3 cups thinly sliced mushrooms $
  • 1 cup chopped onion $
  • 1 cup chopped red bell pepper $
  • 3 cups chopped fresh spinach
  • 1 tablespoon chopped fresh oregano
  • 1/4 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper
  • (16-ounce) carton 2% low-fat cottage cheese
  • 4 cups hot cooked penne (about 8 ounces uncooked tube-shaped pasta) $
  • 2 cups shredded roasted skinless, boneless chicken breast $
  • 1 cup (4 ounces) shredded reduced-fat sharp cheddar cheese, divided $
  • 1/2 cup (2 ounces) grated fresh Parmesan cheese, divided
  • 1/2 cup 2% reduced-fat milk
  • (10 3/4-ounce) can condensed reduced-fat, reduced-sodium cream of chicken soup, undiluted

Preparation

  1. Preheat oven to 425°.
  2. Heat olive oil in a large nonstick skillet coated with cooking spray over medium-high heat. Add mushrooms, onion, and bell pepper; sauté 4 minutes or until tender. Add spinach, oregano, and black pepper; sauté 3 minutes or just until spinach wilts.
  3. Place cottage cheese in a food processor; process until very smooth. Combine spinach mixture, cottage cheese, pasta, chicken, 3/4 cup cheddar cheese, 1/4 cup Parmesan cheese, milk, and soup in a large bowl. Spoon mixture into a 2-quart baking dish coated with cooking spray. Sprinkle with remaining 1/4 cup cheddar cheese and remaining 1/4 cup Parmesan cheese. Bake at 425° for 25 minutes or until lightly browned and bubbly.

by on Aug. 20, 2014 at 12:01 PM
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Replies (1-7):
ablackdolphin
by Bronze Member on Aug. 20, 2014 at 2:33 PM
yum
melliburger
by Bronze Member on Aug. 21, 2014 at 1:31 AM

tfs!

celestegood
by Bronze Member on Aug. 21, 2014 at 7:32 AM
Looks delicious!
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momofsixangels
by Silver Member on Aug. 21, 2014 at 8:50 AM

yw

proudmommy690
by Bronze Member on Aug. 21, 2014 at 2:10 PM
Tfs
momofsixangels
by Silver Member on Aug. 21, 2014 at 2:23 PM

yw

Whereismymind
by Member on Aug. 21, 2014 at 6:52 PM
Yum :)
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