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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.

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Hey hey, my pretty friends! Happy Wednesday!

One of life’s greatest pleasures is to sit here and sharemy dinner with you. ‘Cept I’m not really sharing saidfood, 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 youthat I put raisins in ALL THE THINGS. Quinoa? Raisins. Chutney? Raisins. Cake? Raisins. You get it.

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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!

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    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 texturedon’t fail to impress.

    The California Raisins give it that sweet, chunky bite and theyareall-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 Recipe | Diethood (6)

    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 creamyand tender, beautifully flavored with raisins, bacon and walnuts. All you need to do now is make it and share it.

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    For more information about California Raisins and for recipe inspiration, please visit www.loveyourraisins.com.
    You can also follow California Raisins on Facebook, Pinterest, and/or Twitter.

    ENJOY!

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    Goat Cheese, Bacon and Raisins Stuffed Chicken Breasts

    Katerina | Diethood

    Elegant, yet super easy recipe for chicken breasts stuffed with a delicious mixture of goat cheese, bacon, raisins and nuts.

    5 from 1 vote

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    Servings : 4 serves

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    Prep Time 20 minutes mins

    Cook Time 40 minutes mins

    Total Time 1 hour hr

    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

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

    Nutritional info is an estimate and provided as courtesy. Values may vary according to the ingredients and tools used. Please use your preferred nutritional calculator for more detailed info.

    Course: Dinner

    Cuisine: Mediterranean

    Keyword: goat cheese, raisins recipes, stuffed chicken

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    20 comments on “Goat Cheese, Bacon and Raisins Stuffed Chicken Breasts”

    1. Goat Cheese, Bacon and Raisins Stuffed Chicken Breasts Recipe | Diethood (11)

      Kirsten/ComfortablyDomestic

      Dec 4, 2014 at 10:15 PM

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

      Reply

    2. Goat Cheese, Bacon and Raisins Stuffed Chicken Breasts Recipe | Diethood (12)

      Kim (Feed Me, Seymour)

      Dec 4, 2014 at 7:12 PM

      This is so, so beautiful!

      Reply

    3. Goat Cheese, Bacon and Raisins Stuffed Chicken Breasts Recipe | Diethood (13)

      Liz @ Floating Kitchen

      Dec 4, 2014 at 6:58 PM

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

      Reply

    4. Goat Cheese, Bacon and Raisins Stuffed Chicken Breasts Recipe | Diethood (15)

      Anita

      Dec 4, 2014 at 12:14 AM

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

      Reply

    5. Goat Cheese, Bacon and Raisins Stuffed Chicken Breasts Recipe | Diethood (16)

      Ginny McMeans

      Dec 4, 2014 at 12:03 AM

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

      Reply

    6. Goat Cheese, Bacon and Raisins Stuffed Chicken Breasts Recipe | Diethood (17)

      Ashley @ Wishes and Dishes

      Dec 3, 2014 at 11:11 PM

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

      Reply

    7. Goat Cheese, Bacon and Raisins Stuffed Chicken Breasts Recipe | Diethood (18)

      Nikki @ Nik Snacks

      Dec 3, 2014 at 10:19 PM

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

      Reply

    8. Goat Cheese, Bacon and Raisins Stuffed Chicken Breasts Recipe | Diethood (19)

      Nicole ~ Cooking for Keeps

      Dec 3, 2014 at 9:29 PM

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

      Reply

    9. Goat Cheese, Bacon and Raisins Stuffed Chicken Breasts Recipe | Diethood (20)

      Martha @ A Family Feast

      Dec 3, 2014 at 9:26 PM

      What a fantastic flavor combination!

      Reply

    10. Goat Cheese, Bacon and Raisins Stuffed Chicken Breasts Recipe | Diethood (21)

      Trish - Mom On Timeout

      Dec 3, 2014 at 5:19 PM

      So elegant and beautiful Kate! And I just bet they taste amazing 🙂 Pinned!

      Reply

    11. Goat Cheese, Bacon and Raisins Stuffed Chicken Breasts Recipe | Diethood (22)

      amanda @ fake ginger

      Dec 3, 2014 at 4:20 PM

      Mmm, I love stuffed chicken! I made that broccoli salad that everyone and their mother makes over Thanksgiving and then I sat there and picked out all the mayo-covered raisins. Raisins are just so good in everything!

      Reply

    12. Goat Cheese, Bacon and Raisins Stuffed Chicken Breasts Recipe | Diethood (23)

      Brenda@Sugar-Free Mom

      Dec 3, 2014 at 3:38 PM

      A sweet and tangy combo in every bite, love it!

      Reply

    13. Goat Cheese, Bacon and Raisins Stuffed Chicken Breasts Recipe | Diethood (24)

      Kelsey @ Snacking Squirrel

      Dec 3, 2014 at 3:21 PM

      i can almost taste them from here! great recipe!

      Reply

    14. Goat Cheese, Bacon and Raisins Stuffed Chicken Breasts Recipe | Diethood (25)

      Amanda @ The Kitcheneer

      Dec 3, 2014 at 3:20 PM

      Your a woman after my own heart. Goat cheese is my current obsession and the addition of raisins is genius to stuff into a chicken! YUM

      Reply

    15. Goat Cheese, Bacon and Raisins Stuffed Chicken Breasts Recipe | Diethood (26)

      Rose

      Dec 3, 2014 at 3:17 PM

      This looks delicious and very original Kate.
      I might as well try to make it myself.
      Classy for sure 😉

      Reply

    16. Goat Cheese, Bacon and Raisins Stuffed Chicken Breasts Recipe | Diethood (27)

      Gail

      Dec 3, 2014 at 11:45 AM

      Great, looks very flavorful, never thought about adding raisins.

      Reply

    17. Goat Cheese, Bacon and Raisins Stuffed Chicken Breasts Recipe | Diethood (28)

      Matt Robinson

      Dec 3, 2014 at 11:17 AM

      Nothing better than stuffed food and this looks amazing, Kate!

      Reply

    18. Goat Cheese, Bacon and Raisins Stuffed Chicken Breasts Recipe | Diethood (29)

      The Food Hunter

      Dec 3, 2014 at 10:17 AM

      pinned…I’m making this one!

      Reply

    19. Goat Cheese, Bacon and Raisins Stuffed Chicken Breasts Recipe | Diethood (30)

      Cookin Canuck

      Dec 3, 2014 at 10:00 AM

      Stuffed chicken breasts always make such a pretty presentation. I love the mixture of tangy, sweet and salty flavors in this stuffing.

      Reply

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