Chicken A la King from scratch

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Nutritional Info
  • Servings Per Recipe: 6
  • Amount Per Serving
  • Calories: 275.5
  • Total Fat: 6.9 g
  • Cholesterol: 47.9 mg
  • Sodium: 534.3 mg
  • Total Carbs: 21.2 g
  • Dietary Fiber: 2.1 g
  • Protein: 21.9 g

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From scratch creamy chicken. You can serve this over noodles From scratch creamy chicken. You can serve this over noodles
Number of Servings: 6


    1 1/2 pounds boneless, skinless Chicken Breast
    1/2 cup Flour
    2 TBS Canola Oil divided
    10 ozs Mushrooms, fresh quartered
    1 large Green Peppers chopped
    1 medium red bell Peppers, chopped
    3/4 tsp Salt
    1/2 tsp Pepper, black
    1 cup Sherry,
    1 cup low sodium Chicken Broth
    1 cup low fat Milk
    1 - 4 oz jar Pimentos
    1/2 cup Scallions, chopped
    1 TBS Tarragon, ground,
    3 cloves Garlic, minced
    1/4 cup red Onions, chopped
    1 large carrot, diced.

    whole wheat egg noodles or spinach noodles


Add the tarragon to the flour and toss chicken and flour in a medium bowl until coated.
Heat 1 TBS oil in large skillet over medium heat.
Reserving remaining flour, add the chicken to the pan and cook, stirring occasionally, until lightly browned, 2-4 minutes. Transfer to a plate.

Reduce heat to medium and add the remaining 1 TBS oil to the pan. Add the mushrooms, bell peppers, red onion, carrot, garlic, salt and pepper. Cook, stirring often until the mushrooms are soft and starting to brown, 3-5 minutes.
P{our in sherry, bring to a boil and cook, stirring to scrape up any browned bits. 3 minutes.

Whisk broth and milk into the reserved tarragon flour until smooth. Stir the mixture into the pan. Bring to a simmer stirring often. Stir in pimentos and add the chicken, return to a simmer. Reduce heat to maintain a gentle simmer and cook until the vegetables are tender and the chicken is cooked through, 5-7 minutes

Stir in Scallions and serve immediately.

You can serve this over Spinach egg noodles, whole wheat noodles or with Linguine.

1 serving is approximately 1 1/2 cups OR USE COMMON SENSE.
Makes 6-8 servings

Number of Servings: 6

Recipe submitted by SparkPeople user RD03875.

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