Savory Chicken Couscous makes a delicious alternative to rice or potatoes. This easy dish cooks up in less than 10 minutes with very little effort and goes well with meat, poultry, pork, and fish.
Southwest Chicken Corn Chowder has a touch of Mexican flair with the flavors of mild green chiles, chili powder, and cilantro. This chowder goes together in no time. The mild green chiles are not spicy at all.
Mushroom Cheddar Soup elevates the already flavorful homemade cream of mushroom soup with the richness and tang of Cheddar cheese. This is incredibly easy to make and hearty enough to make a meal.
Fresh corn is best for this creamy corn chowder with potatoes, but frozen corn will work. The soup gets flavor from salt pork, but you may substitute bacon. For extra protein, add cooked chicken chunks at the end and warm through.
Cupboard Chicken Pilaf is a homemade copycat version of that famous commercial San Francisco pasta and rice mix. Ramp it up with chicken, and it’s a meal on its own. This dish is made easily from basic items in your cupboard, and the method is very similar to the box mix.
Classic beef stroganoff is transformed into chicken stroganoff using less expensive chicken thighs and herbs complementary to poultry. You may substitute chicken breasts for thighs and feel free to experiment with your favorite variety of mushrooms.
Chicken Divan is a classic recipe that uses broccoli and cooked chicken in a creamy sherry sauce. It is a favorite comfort food, and good way to use leftovers.
Apricot carrots are a delightfully different side dish that kids love. Simple carrots are elevated by the addition of apricots, balsamic vinegar, and green onions. This easy side dish goes together fast.