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Chicken Con Queso

  • Prep 20 min
  • Total 20 min
  • Servings 4

Stress free hearty chicken dish - perfect for dinner that’s ready in 20 minutes. MORE + LESS -

Ingredients

4
frozen breaded cooked chicken patties
2
cups uncooked instant white rice
2
cups water
1 1/2
cups chunky-style salsa
2
cups shredded American cheese (8 oz.)

Steps

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  • 1
    Cook chicken patties as directed on package.
  • 2
    Meanwhile, cook rice in water as directed on package. Stir 1/2 cup of the salsa into rice. Cover to keep warm.
  • 3
    In 1 1/2-quart saucepan, combine remaining 1 cup salsa and the cheese; cook over low heat until cheese is melted, stirring occasionally.
  • 4
    Place cooked rice on individual serving plates. Top each serving with warm chicken patty. Spoon cheese sauce over top.

Expert Tips

  • Use finely shredded cheese for this dish. It melts the fastest! And for a little added color and flavor, sprinkle with sliced green onions or olives.

Nutrition Information

Nutrition Facts

Serving Size: 1 Serving
Calories
620
Calories from Fat
280
% Daily Value
Total Fat
31g
48%
Saturated Fat
14g
70%
Cholesterol
85mg
28%
Sodium
1510mg
63%
Total Carbohydrate
58g
19%
Dietary Fiber
4g
16%
Sugars
6g
Protein
27g
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
20%
20%
Vitamin C
0%
0%
Calcium
40%
40%
Iron
15%
15%
Exchanges:
4 Starch; 0 Fruit; 0 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 0 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 2 High-Fat Meat; 2 1/2 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choice
4
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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