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Ingredients

Directions

  • Heat oven to 400°. In a large skillet, heat 2 tsp of the olive oil over medium heat. Stir in 1/2 cup of the onion and the apple; cook 5 minutes. Stir in 1/2 bag of the spinach. Cook 2 minutes, stirring, until wilted. Transfer mixture to a bowl; cool slightly. Shred chicken and stir into filling, along with cheddar, 1/4 plus 1/8 tsp of the salt and 1/8 tsp of the pepper.

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  • Fill each wrapper with 2 tbsp of the filling. Fold into halfmoons and seal open ends with a fork. Place on a baking sheet and brush tops of empanadas with egg. Bake at 400° for 20 minutes, until golden-brown.

  • Meanwhile, in same skillet, add remaining 2 tsp oil over medium heat. Stir in remaining 1/2 cup onion and the frozen corn. Cook 5 minutes, until onion is soft and corn is heated through. Stir in garlic; cook 1 minute. Mix in remaining 1/2 bag spinach until wilted, about 2 minutes. Stir in lemon juice, remaining 1/4 tsp salt and remaining 1/8 tsp pepper. Serve empanadas with warm corn salad.

Nutrition Facts

521 calories; 18 g total fat; 66 mg cholesterol; 722 mg sodium. 72 g carbohydrates; 24 g protein;

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