Buffalo Chicken and Spinach Crostini

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Kris Brown

By
@ladykris

My daughter loves these!

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This is one kickin' appetizer! The hot sauce adds quite a bit of heat, but the spinach and cheese cool things down a bit. These are fancy enough for a cocktail party but would be yummy for gameday too. Test Kitchen Avatar The Test Kitchen


Rating:

★★★★★ 2 votes

Comments:
Serves:
6
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
5 Hr 30 Min
Method:
Slow Cooker Crock Pot

Ingredients

  • 3 lb
    boned and skinned chicken breasts
  • 1 bottle
    Louisiana hot sauce, 12 oz.
  • 1 stick
    butter (divided in half)
  • 1 1/2 c
    fresh chopped spinach
  • 4 clove
    garlic (crushed)
  • 1 c
    shredded mozzarella cheese
  • 1 medium
    French bread or baguette (cut into 3/4 in slices)

How to Make Buffalo Chicken and Spinach Crostini

Step-by-Step

  1. Take chicken and place it in a slow cooker with hot sauce and half of butter. Cook on high for 5 hours. When cooked, shred chicken.
  2. Place the rest of the butter and garlic in a microwave safe dish and melt slowly, a few seconds at a time, until all of it is melted. Brush onto both sides of bread.
  3. Place bread into a well-oiled skillet on med-high heat. Brown both sides then reduce heat.
  4. Place a small amount of the chicken and spinach on it and put the lid on till the spinach is slightly wilted (only slightly).
  5. Then place a small amt of cheese onto the top of the crostini and put lid on again till cheese is melted. Do this until you have no ingredients left. Enjoy!

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About Buffalo Chicken and Spinach Crostini

Main Ingredient: Chicken
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: For Kids



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