Creamy Tuscan Chicken (Paleo & Keto) Recipe | Yummly

Creamy Tuscan Chicken (Paleo & Keto)

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Boss: "This was a terrific chicken dish. The couple thin…" Read More
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40Minutes
580Calories
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Ingredients

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  • 2 slices bacon (chopped)
  • 1 1/2 pounds chicken thighs (or chicken tenders, see note)
  • 2 teaspoons avocado oil (if needed)
  • 1 onion (sliced thin)
  • 3 cloves garlic
  • 1 1/2 cups chicken stock
  • 1/2 cup sundried tomato (packed in oil, drained and chopped roughly)
  • 1/2 cup cream (cashew, see note)
  • 2 cups spinach
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    NutritionView More

    580Calories
    Sodium23% DV540mg
    Fat65% DV42g
    Protein71% DV36g
    Carbs4% DV13g
    Fiber8% DV2g
    Calories580Calories from Fat380
    % DAILY VALUE
    Total Fat42g65%
    Saturated Fat14g70%
    Trans Fat
    Cholesterol180mg60%
    Sodium540mg23%
    Potassium860mg25%
    Protein36g71%
    Calories from Fat380
    % DAILY VALUE
    Total Carbohydrate13g4%
    Dietary Fiber2g8%
    Sugars5g10%
    Vitamin A40%
    Vitamin C20%
    Calcium10%
    Iron15%

    * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

    Reviews(68)

    Boss 25 days ago
    This was a terrific chicken dish. The couple things that didn’t go according to the recipe... the chicken took a lot longer than 3 min, closer to 6-7 min depending on the thickness of the thigh. Also, the sauce didn’t really thicken up, so it’s interesting that is included in the recipe if it gets too thick add more stock. Overall it was a very good dish, took aloe longer than 28 min.
    Chris Alanis a month ago
    Turned out great, family loved it
    Danielle Thornton 3 months ago
    This was very good. I did use whipping cream instead of cashew cream, chicken breast a, and extra spinach. I ate it without pasta or rice and it was very yummy!!
    alex slater 6 months ago
    Amazing. Everyone enjoyed it! Would recommend it and cook again xx
    Sarah Cooper 6 months ago
    Tasted really good. Needed salt and pepper and a bit of lemon juice to brighten it up, and wine to help with bits on bottom of pan.
    Dominique Ron 6 months ago
    I absolutely LOVED this recipe, I used heavy cream instead of cashew cream because I didn’t have cashews but it turned out amazing.
    Brandon Z. 6 months ago
    I was amazed how easy this was. Increased broth and cream so i could have it over pasta. Sorry to ruin the keto part of the recipe, im not quite ready to give up my carbs. Delicious though
    Hayley Bravington 7 months ago
    This is the first recipe i had cooked from this app. It turned out great! i mixed some cooked pasta through the meat and sauce as well. i cant wait to cook this meal again!
    Emily 7 months ago
    it looks beautiful, but all i could taste was spinach. and i used less than half the recommended serving
    Allison Fokes Chung 8 months ago
    Very delicious recipe!
    Kelli Rene 8 months ago
    This is amazing I have never made cashew cream before. No exaggerations, this is going to change my life.
    Joanne M. 9 months ago
    Loved this recipe. I used pancetta instead of bacon but followed all the rest and this recipe is a keeper!
    John Mekan 9 months ago
    This was very good. Don’t let the cashew cream throw you, it’s very easy to make. I made it the quick way in a magic bullet and it was delicious. I served it over riced cauliflower. I will definitely make this again.
    Phil 9 months ago
    Delicious. Doubled the recipe and served with Broccoli. Very saucy, so could prbly have eased up on the broth and/or served with some cauliflower rice.
    SalGal 9 months ago
    Came out very tasty! I used 1 1/4 cups of chicken broth and substituted 1/2 c of half & half plus 1/4 c of sour cream for the cashew butter . I simmered the dish at a very low heat for about 30 minutes once it was put together. The sauce was thick enough without having to add any flour and the chicken breasts that I used came out very tender.
    Phillips 10 months ago
    Only thing I recommend is seasoning the chicken with garlic powder, paprika and salt and a dash of crushed red pepper. I used 1 teaspoon of each mixed together and then sprinkled on the chicken before an searing. Otherwise chicken is a little bland.
    Amy N. 10 months ago
    It's definitely a great dairy-free recipe. I couldn't find unsalted cashews so I just used the salted ones and backed off on the other salt I added. I made this for my husband (he's dairy-free) and I and we were a bit surprised on how much we liked it.
    i loved it! i personally would use heavy cream next time because the cashew cream added a bit of fishiness to the chicken, but overall, it was extremely good! i'll definitely make this again
    Joanne Don a year ago
    Was very good, added some garlic powder and black pepper to enhance the cauliflower rice and taste
    Chastity Spears a year ago
    Didn’t use sun-dried tomatoes because I’m not sure I like them. I added my own spices because some of the comments said it lacked flavor. Added extra spinach & served over chickpea noodles. My husband & I both loved it!
    Lily a year ago
    Perfect dish. Good flavor. I sliced my chicken breast before returning to the sauce. This will be a regular in the rotation!
    Jada Kruse a year ago
    Super yummy- I added quite a bit of salt and pepper, and used heavy cream and some cornstarch to thicken it because I was afraid it might be a little thin. The sundried tomatoes are different- a little sweet, which is unexpected but not bad. It didn’t make as much as I would have liked, given the time I put in, and definitely needed more bacon! However, will make again, it’s tasty mixed with rice.
    Johnson a year ago
    My husband liked it a lot. It tasted different than I expected, and I didn't really adjust. Overall yummy tho... my only drawback is that it was very watery with heavy cream instead of cashew cream. If you make the cashew cream as advised on her website, it'll probably reduce the water content. I added flour to thicken it enough for fettuccine. It came out really pretty and made me look like a pro... three cheers for that!!
    D a year ago
    Nice flavor depth and very colorful. I used kale instead of spinach, which was delicious; however, my kids prefer fresh spinach. Will make again with spinach next time.
    Murissha Rudison a year ago
    Turned out great but I substituted the cashew cream for whipping cream.
    Elaine Aherne a year ago
    👍👍👍 make it again
    hannah pipes a year ago
    use chicken tenders for best result. i used chicken thighs and wished i would have used strips
    Sal Rubio a year ago
    It was lovely and I would definitely make it again
    Allen N. a year ago
    It was awesome, I doubled up the liquid and added some more veggies and turned it into a soup
    Cheyanne Cruz a year ago
    It was great! I changed a few ingredients and added some but the flavors were all there. So delicious 😋

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