Quick and Easy Creamed Bacon Spinach Recipe - Allrecipes.com
Quick and Easy Creamed Bacon Spinach Recipe
  • READY IN 35 mins

Quick and Easy Creamed Bacon Spinach

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"It is a mouth-watering, creamy, and rich side dish and tastes wonderful with chicken and fresh rolls."

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Original recipe makes 6 servings Change Servings
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  • PREP

    15 mins
  • COOK

    20 mins
  • READY IN

    35 mins

Directions

  1. Heat butter in a large skillet over medium heat. Cook and stir onion, bacon, and garlic until bacon is crisp, 5 to 7 minutes.
  2. Whisk flour, salt, and black pepper into onion mixture until blended and the flour and drippings form a paste, 1 to 2 minutes.
  3. Slowly whisk milk into onion mixture. Bring to a boil, continuously whisking, until sauce is thick and creamy, 3 to 5 minutes.
  4. Stir spinach and half-and-half into sauce; cook until spinach is heated through, 4 to 6 minutes.
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Mar 17, 2013

I was shocked by how little flavor this had, considering it begins w/onion, garlic, and bacon! I kept taking a bite, searching for the flavor I never did find. Perhaps one less box of spinach may make a difference? THANKS for the recipe, mommy_of_six!

 
Feb 07, 2014

A good version of creamed spinach if you are short on time. Use large cloves of garlic and onion salt for a little more flavor. Freshly grated Parmesan on top. Yum!

 

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Nutrition

  • Calories
  • 346 kcal
  • 17%
  • Carbohydrates
  • 23.6 g
  • 8%
  • Cholesterol
  • 48 mg
  • 16%
  • Fat
  • 23 g
  • 35%
  • Fiber
  • 5.1 g
  • 20%
  • Protein
  • 14 g
  • 28%
  • Sodium
  • 1008 mg
  • 40%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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