Yield: 8 servings

The Best Creamed Spinach Recipe

This 5-star rated recipe for my favorite steakhouse style, extra creamy, Creamed Spinach recipe is so easy only 20 minutes to make. It is a tried and true family favorite and I guarantee you will love it!

Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 15 minutes
Total Time 20 minutes


  • 3 (10 oz) bags frozen chopped spinach
  • 2 tablespoons butter
  • 1 medium yellow onion, diced
  • 6 large cloves garlic, minced
  • 4 oz cream cheese
  • 1 cup heavy cream
  • 1 cup shredded mozzarella cheese
  • 1/2 cup grated parmesan cheese
  • salt and pepper, to taste


  1. Cook spinach in microwave according to package directions. Remove excess water (squeeze carefully using cheese cloth, a tea towel, or a colander) and set aside.
  2. In a large skillet over medium high heat, melt butter. Add onion and sauté until translucent.
  3. Add garlic and cook for 30 seconds. Add cream cheese and cook, stirring, until melted.
  4. Add heavy cream and cook for 2 minutes. Add mozzarella cheese, parmesan cheese, salt and pepper. Stir till combined.
  5. Fold in spinach into cream sauce and cook for an additional minute to reheat spinach.
  6. Serve immediately or store in an airtight container in the fridge for up to a week. The leftovers reheat great and you can also freeze it!

Nutrition Information:


8 servings

Serving Size:

1 serving

Amount Per Serving: Calories: 249Total Fat: 22gSaturated Fat: 14gTrans Fat: 1gUnsaturated Fat: 7gCholesterol: 68mgSodium: 315mgCarbohydrates: 5gFiber: 1gSugar: 2gProtein: 7g

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