RDJ-- Chicken, Pasta, and Mushroom Dish, 10-01-12
Oct 01, 2012 22:00 PDT
Volume 15 Number 184
US Library of Congress ISSN: 1530-3292
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Chicken, Pasta, and Mushroom Dish
1 tablespoon olive oil
8 skinless, boneless chicken thighs (about 2 pounds)
2 cups sliced mushrooms
1 cup chopped onion
2 garlic cloves, minced
3/4 cup dry white wine
3/4 cup fat-free, less-sodium chicken broth
1 teaspoon dried thyme
1/2 teaspoon salt
2 bay leaves
2/3 cup 1% low-fat milk
2 tablespoons all-purpose flour
4 cups hot cooked ziti or penne (about 1/2 pound uncooked tube-shaped
Heat oil in a large nonstick skillet over medium-high heat. Add chicken;
sauté 5 minutes on each side. Remove from pan.
Add mushrooms, onion, and garlic to pan; sauté 5 minutes. Return chicken
to pan. Add wine, broth, thyme, salt, and bay leaves; bring to a boil.
Cover, reduce heat, and simmer 30 minutes. Discard bay leaves.
Combine milk and flour, stirring with a whisk. Stir milk mixture into
pan; bring to a boil. Reduce heat; simmer 3 minutes or until thick,
stirring often. Stir in pasta. Makes 4 servings.
Amount per serving
Calories from fat: 26%
Saturated fat: 3.2g
Monounsaturated fat: 5.4g
Polyunsaturated fat: 2.8g
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WILLOW WEEP FOR ME
Chad & Jeremy 1965
Willow weep for me
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Bend your branches green
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