Category Archives: Chicken

Comfort food: Lighter Chicken Pot Pie

Lighter Chicken Pot Pie

Lighter Chicken Pot Pie
Serves 8. Recipe is from Nestlé. Estimated preparation time is 25 minutes. Cooking time is 30 minutes, plus 5 minutes cooling time.
For the filling:
4 medium carrots, peeled and sliced ¼-inch thick
3 celery ribs, sliced ¼-inch thick
1 medium onion, chopped
2 large cloves garlic, finely chopped
2 tsps. chopped fresh thyme or ½ tsp. dried thyme
1 tsp. vegetable oil
Fine sea salt, to taste
¼ cup dry white wine or sherry (optional)
3 cups water
2 tsps. instant chicken flavor bouillon
¼ cup cornstarch
1 (12-oz.) can lowfat (2%) evaporated milk
1(3½- to 4-lb.) rotisserie chicken, skin removed and meat shredded (about 4 cups)
1 cup frozen green peas
2 tbls. chopped fresh Italian parsley

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Tequila chicken (the recipe)

Tequila Chicken

Tequila Chicken uses a marinade to bring a fresh, tropical taste to your dinner table. Leftovers are also great on a salad.

Tequila Chicken

Serves 4. Recipe is by Beth Colvin.

4 large chicken thighs, bone-in with skin
2 shots silver tequila, divided
4 tbls. lime juice, divided
2 cloves garlic, minced
Salt and pepper to taste
Cajun seasoning, to taste

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