Goat Cheese, Bacon and Raisins Stuffed Chicken Breasts

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Goat Cheese, Bacon and Raisins Stuffed Chicken Breasts – Elegant yet super easy recipe for chicken breasts stuffed with a delicious mixture of goat cheese, bacon, raisins and nuts.

Goat Cheese, Bacon and Raisins Stuffed Chicken Breasts | www.diethood.com | Elegant, yet super easy recipe for chicken breasts stuffed with a delicious mixture of goat cheese, bacon, raisins and nuts.



Hey hey, my pretty friends! Happy Wednesday!

One of life’s greatest pleasures is to sit here and share my dinner with you. ‘Cept I’m not really sharing said food, but you know what I mean. I eat it and then tell you how to make it. That’s my super awesome business plan. So far we’re winning!

Thanks to California Raisins and KitchenPlay for sponsoring this post! All opinions are 100% my own.

I also want to tell you that I put raisins in ALL THE THINGS. Quinoa? Raisins. Chutney? Raisins. Cake? Raisins. You get it.

Goat Cheese, Bacon and Raisins Stuffed Chicken Breasts | www.diethood.com | Elegant, yet super easy recipe for chicken breasts stuffed with a delicious mixture of goat cheese, bacon, raisins and nuts.

For now, while we have this simple and freezing December day, let’s enjoy this lovely chicken stuffed with goat cheese, bacon AND raisins!
Trust me on this one. It’s good. SO, SO GOOD.

I’m also pretty much down with the fact that food stuffed into other food is beyond amazing. I don’t care how ’80s that sounds; stuffed food is still awesome!

Goat Cheese, Bacon and Raisins Stuffed Chicken Breasts | www.diethood.com | Elegant, yet super easy recipe for chicken breasts stuffed with a delicious mixture of goat cheese, bacon, raisins and nuts.

STUFFED CHICKEN BREASTS

This deliciousness is kind of like a surprise. The stuffing looks beautiful, but you’re not sure what it is. Then, once you bite into it? SURPRISE! Creamy, crunchy, sweet and salty. Taste and texture don’t fail to impress.

The California Raisins give it that sweet, chunky bite and they are all-natural. As in, just raisins.
Ingredients listed: Raisins. Only. You know what I mean?
Also. Zero fat, no cholesterol and no added sugar. AND! AND! They are packed with fiber and iron, so you’re practically adding health to your meal.

Goat Cheese, Bacon and Raisins Stuffed Chicken Breasts | www.diethood.com | Elegant, yet super easy recipe for chicken breasts stuffed with a delicious mixture of goat cheese, bacon, raisins and nuts.

Somewhere in the middle of that swirl, is where delicious lives. From flavors to textures, this Stuffed Chicken Breasts recipe has everything. The inside is creamy and tender, beautifully flavored with raisins, bacon and walnuts. All you need to do now is make it and share it.

Goat Cheese, Bacon and Raisins Stuffed Chicken Breasts | www.diethood.com | Elegant, yet super easy recipe for chicken breasts stuffed with a delicious mixture of goat cheese, bacon, raisins and nuts.

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Goat Cheese, Bacon and Raisins Stuffed Chicken Breasts

Elegant, yet super easy recipe for chicken breasts stuffed with a delicious mixture of goat cheese, bacon, raisins and nuts.
Prep Time: 20 minutes
Cook Time: 40 minutes
Total Time: 1 hour
Servings: 4 serves

Ingredients 

  • 4 boneless skinless chicken breasts, (about 1-pound)
  • salt and fresh ground pepper to taste
  • 1/2 cup goat cheese
  • 4 slices bacon, , cooked to a crisp and crumbled
  • 1 package, (1-1/2 ounces) California Raisins
  • 1/4 cup chopped walnuts
  • 1/4 cup unflavored bread crumbs
  • 2 sprigs fresh thyme, , leaves only
  • 1 egg
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
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Instructions 

  • Preheat oven to 325 Fahrenheit.
  • Lightly grease a 9x13 baking dish with cooking spray and set aside.
  • Season chicken breasts with salt and pepper.
  • Cut a slit on the side of the chicken breasts and make a pocket deep enough to hold the stuffing; set aside.
  • In a mixing bowl, combine goat cheese, crumbled bacon, raisins, walnuts, bread crumbs, thyme leaves and egg; mix until well combined.
  • Divide mixture evenly and stuff the chicken breasts with it.
  • Secure chicken with toothpicks.
  • Heat olive oil in a skillet.
  • Add chicken to skillet and cook until browned on both sides; about 4 minutes per side.
  • Remove from skillet and transfer chicken to previously prepared baking dish.
  • Bake 25 to 30 minutes, or until chicken is done.
  • Remove from oven.
  • Discard toothpicks.
  • Slice chicken breasts into rounds and serve.

Nutrition

Calories: 448kcal | Carbohydrates: 6g | Protein: 35g | Fat: 30g | Saturated Fat: 9g | Cholesterol: 140mg | Sodium: 447mg | Potassium: 522mg | Fiber: 0g | Sugar: 0g | Vitamin A: 410IU | Vitamin C: 2.1mg | Calcium: 71mg | Iron: 1.9mg

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20 Comments

  1. Kirsten/ComfortablyDomestic says:

    Stuffed chicken breasts make for such an impressive presentation. I like the raisins in the stuffing!

  2. Kim (Feed Me, Seymour) says:

    This is so, so beautiful!

  3. Liz @ Floating Kitchen says:

    Yes, let’s stuff ALL THE FOODS! This looks absolutely delicious!

  4. Lauren @ Healthy Delicious says:

    This is beautiful! I never would have thought to pair chicken breast and raisins together.

  5. Anita says:

    The stuffing is made up of all my favorite things!! Gorgeous presentation!

  6. Ginny McMeans says:

    What a great mixture to use for stuffing. I think the raisins would really put the flavors over the top.

  7. Ashley @ Wishes and Dishes says:

    I WISH you can share your dinners with us more than just on the computer screen! haha! Looks delicious

  8. Nikki @ Nik Snacks says:

    I love CA raisins! 4 years ago I went to SunMaid and fell in love. I think I’ve fallen for your chicken too!

  9. Nicole ~ Cooking for Keeps says:

    I”m really loving the combination of savory and sweet in dinner dishes lately and this one knocks it out of the park!

  10. Martha @ A Family Feast says:

    What a fantastic flavor combination!