Chicken and Spinach


  • 1 pound thin sliced Chicken Cutlets, cut inot 2×2 inch squares
  • 1 large bag of Baby Spinach
  • 1 medium Onion, diced
  • 1 box Farfelle (Bow-tie) Macaroni
  • 1/2 cup Flour
  • 1/2 cup Dry Sherry or White Vermouth
  • 2 tsp Garlic Salt
  • 1 tsp Garlic powder
  • 1/4 tsp Ground (Black or White) Pepper
  • 1 tblsp Butter
  • Olive Oil
  • Grated Parmesan Cheese
  • Pepper Mill


  • Start preparation of Macaroni. In the meantime continue with:
  • In a large flat bottomed bowl, mix Flour, Garlic Salt, Garlic powder, and Ground Pepper
  • Toss Chicken pieces, a few at a time, in Flour misture, place a plate. Repeat until done.
  • Heat olive oil and 1 tablespoon of butter in large skillet over medium high heat. When oil and butter is bubbly add Chicken pieces. Sauté on each side until just opaque and remove to Serving Dish.
  • Add some Olive Oil if necessary and saute diced Onions until translucent. Return Chicken pieces and saute for another 2 minutes.
  • Increase heat. Add Dry Sherry and wisk. Add Chicken Broth and bring to a boil. return Chicken pieces to skillet. Cook for 2 minutes
  • Add Baby Spinach. Cover and simmer 4 or 5 minutes, toss and simmer a few more minutes.
  • When Macaroni is cooked, add to Chicken and Spinach. Toss. Add grated Parmesan Cheese and freshly cracked Pepper.
  • Serve.