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#798163 --- 04/29/08 05:57 PM 10 - 30 min dinners
reilley Offline
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Registered: 01/17/05
Posts: 11744
Loc: between here and there
Italian Chopped Salad

Prep Time:
10 min

4 servings, about 3-1/2 cups each

6 cups torn romaine lettuce
1-1/2 cups chopped cooked boneless skinless chicken breasts
1 cup cooked small pasta, such as fusilli or rotini
1 cup cauliflower florets
2 large tomatoes, chopped
1 large green pepper, chopped
1/2 cup KRAFT Natural Italian* Cheese Crumbles
1/2 cup KRAFT Zesty Italian Dressing
1/4 cup KRAFT 100% Grated Parmesan Cheese PLACE
1-1/2 cups of the romaine in each of four salad bowls.

COMBINE chicken, pasta, cauliflower, tomatoes, peppers and cheese crumbles in large bowl. Add dressing; toss lightly. Spoon evenly over romaine.

SPRINKLE with Parmesan cheese.

Tips Substitute Prepare as directed, substituting 1 pkg. (6 oz.) OSCAR MAYER Oven Roasted Chicken Breast Cuts or 1 pkg. (6 oz.) OSCAR MAYER Thin Sliced Smoked Ham, cut into strips, for the chopped cooked fresh chicken.SubstitutePrepare as directed, using KRAFT 2% Milk Shredded Reduced Fat Mozzarella Cheese and KRAFT Light Zesty Italian Reduced Fat Dressing.Jazz It UpTop with pitted ripe olives just before serving.

Easy Honey-Garlic Chicken

Prep Time:10 min
Total Time: 20 minMakes:
4 servings, 1-3/4 cups each

1 lb. boneless skinless chicken breasts, sliced
3 cups frozen stir-fry vegetables
1/2 cup KRAFT Zesty Italian Dressing
2 Tbsp. honey
4 cloves garlic, minced
3/4 tsp. ground ginger
3 cups hot cooked long-grain rice
COOK chicken in large skillet sprayed with cooking spray on medium-high heat 5 min., stirring occasionally.

ADD vegetables, dressing, honey, garlic and ginger.

COOK and stir an additional 5 min. or until chicken is cooked through and vegetables are heated through. Serve with rice.
Kraft Kitchens

Tips Substitute: 1 Tbsp. freshly grated gingerroot for the ground ginger. Keep a piece of gingerroot in the freezer to make it last longer and grate it frozen when needed.

Saucy BBQ Chicken & Potato Skillet

Prep Time:10 min
Total Time:30 min
Makes:4 servings

1 lb. new red potatoes, cut in half
2 tsp. oil
4 small boneless skinless chicken breast halves (1 lb.)
1 onion, sliced
2 cups frozen peas
1/4 cup fat-free reduced-sodium chicken broth
1/4 cup KRAFT Original Barbecue Sauce
1/4 cup KRAFT CATALINA Dressing
PLACE potatoes in microwaveable dish; cover.
Microwave on HIGH 15 min. or until tender.

MEANWHILE, heat oil in large nonstick skillet on medium-high heat. Add chicken and onions; cook 10 min. or until chicken is browned on both sides, turning chicken over after 5 min. and stirring onions occasionally.

ADD potatoes, peas, broth, barbecue sauce and dressing; mix well. Cover. Reduce heat to medium-low; simmer 5 min. or until peas are heated and chicken is cooked through (165F.)
Tips Creative: Left overs : Prepare as directed, substituting 2-1/2 cups cubed leftover cooked potatoes for the cooked new potatoes.

Edited by reilley (04/29/08 05:59 PM)
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#798165 --- 04/29/08 05:59 PM Re: !0 - 30 min dinners [Re: reilley]
past tense Offline
Diamond Member

Registered: 03/05/03
Posts: 29709
Loc: Houston, TX
Our #1 quick dinner is linguini w/ clam sauce (white). #2 is probably breakfast for dinner.

#798336 --- 04/30/08 03:32 AM Re: !0 - 30 min dinners [Re: past tense]
AbuDhabi Offline
Senior Member

Registered: 05/11/05
Posts: 6474
Loc: Doha, Qatar
Quick dinner? I like spaghetti with olive oil, garlic, pine nuts, assorted spices, and parmesan.
"I have no known mental disorder ." -CCT

#798358 --- 04/30/08 04:43 AM Re: !0 - 30 min dinners [Re: AbuDhabi]
sparky's back Offline
Senior Member

Registered: 11/12/07
Posts: 9386
Loc: At the kitchen!!
Quick dinner for me is a hard boiled egg..LOL
BBQ..June there or be square..
Bring something for The House of Concern please!

#799038 --- 04/30/08 06:16 PM Re: !0 - 30 min dinners [Re: sparky's back]
poohbear66 Offline
Senior Member

Registered: 08/10/01
Posts: 1942
Loc: ny, usa
Chicken quesadillas

#799082 --- 04/30/08 07:01 PM Re: !0 - 30 min dinners [Re: poohbear66]
Della Offline
Gold Member

Registered: 12/22/04
Posts: 16305
Loc: Seneca Falls
Tuna melts
What a shame to have to beg you to see we're not all the same

#800215 --- 05/02/08 06:41 AM Re: !0 - 30 min dinners [Re: poohbear66]
AbuDhabi Offline
Senior Member

Registered: 05/11/05
Posts: 6474
Loc: Doha, Qatar
Originally Posted By: poohbear66
Chicken quesadillas

Mmmmmm.... quesadillas! I like to throw in raisins and chopped cashews.
"I have no known mental disorder ." -CCT

#800231 --- 05/02/08 06:58 AM Re: !0 - 30 min dinners [Re: AbuDhabi]
Gold Member

Registered: 01/09/06
Posts: 17154
Bag o' chips!!!!!!!