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Creamed Spinach With Mushrooms And Cheese

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  Olive oil 2 Tablespoon
  Pancetta slices 2 , thick cut and diced
  Garlic 1 Clove (5 gm), minced
  Shallots 2 , diced
  Onion 1⁄2 Medium, diced
  Crimini mushrooms 2 Cup (32 tbs), sliced
  Spinach 1⁄2 Pound, chopped
  Salt To Taste
  Pepper To Taste
  Onion powder 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Garlic powder 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Heavy cream 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Parmesan cheese 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs), grated
  Cheddar cheese 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs), shredded

1. In a large pan, heat up olive oil on medium-high heat. When the oil begins to give off just a hint of steam, add the pancetta and cook until it is nice and golden brown.
2. Add the garlic, shallots, and onions and cook for about 1-2 minutes before adding the sliced Crimini mushrooms. Cook for about 5-10 minutes, until softened.
3. Add the spinach, salt, pepper, onion powder, and garlic powder and toss all the ingredients together.
4. Stir in heavy cream, Parmesan cheese, and cheddar cheese and cook for about 5 minutes. Bring to a boil and remove from heat.

5. Serve warm with chicken, steak or mashed potatoes!

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Very Easy
Preparation Time: 
5 Minutes
Cook Time: 
15 Minutes
Ready In: 
20 Minutes
Everybody loves spinach when creamed but sometimes the recipe can get very boring and bland. Not this one! This cheesy creamed spinach recipe not only tastes as yummy as it sounds, it’s one recipe that you will never get bored of or find bland! It’s meaty, creamy, cheesy, garlicky and mushroom-y and truly delicious. It is a luxurious accompaniment to steaks and can convert the staunchest spinach-hater into a spinach fan!

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 479 Calories from Fat 350

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 40 g61%

Saturated Fat 16.7 g83.6%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 77.7 mg25.9%

Sodium 744 mg31%

Total Carbohydrates 17 g5.7%

Dietary Fiber 1.7 g6.7%

Sugars 4.8 g

Protein 15 g30.8%

Vitamin A 19.4% Vitamin C 12%

Calcium 34.6% Iron 6.7%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

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