Easy Rotisserie Chicken Recipes
Pick up a rotisserie chicken, and you're halfway done with these quick, healthy recipes.
Cool and Easy Rotisserie Chicken Recipes continued...
1 firm apple, sliced and diced
1/3 cup dried cranberries or cherries
1 cup seedless green or red grapes, cut in half
1/2 cup toasted pecan pieces
1/8 teaspoon ground black pepper
1/2 teaspoon curry powder
5 tablespoons light mayonnaise
1/2 tablespoons fat-free sour cream
- Add chicken, celery, green onion, apple, dried cranberries or cherries,
grapes, and pecans to large serving bowl and toss.
- Add pepper, curry powder, mayonnaise, and sour cream to small bowl and
whisk together until smooth. Spoon over chicken mixture and toss together to
- You can serve this salad immediately, or you can cover the salad, chill in
the refrigerator, and serve the next day.
Yield: 8 servings
Per serving: 232 calories, 18 g protein, 18 g carbohydrate, 9 g fat, 1.6 g
saturated fat, 45 mg cholesterol, 2 g fiber, 128 mg sodium. Calories from fat:
Chicken Pesto Pine Nut Skillet Pizza
WebMD Weight Loss Clinic members: Journal 1 small serving as 1 portion
frozen dinner light OR 1 sandwich "sandwich and burger lean meat" OR 1 cup
"hearty stew" + 2 ounces low-fat cheese
2 multigrain flour tortillas
1 tablespoon pesto sauce
1/2 cup shredded roasted chicken breast, skinless
2 slices part-skim mozzarella (2 ounces), each broken into about 4
1 tablespoon toasted pine nuts
- Add a flour tortilla to a large, nonstick frying pan over medium-high heat.
Spread pesto on top of the tortilla, then top with chicken and then cheese and
- Place the second tortilla on top. Once the bottom tortilla is nicely
browned, carefully flip the pizza over to brown the other tortilla. This will
take a minute or two more.
- Remove pizza to a plate and cut pizza into 8 wedges.
Yield: 1 large serving (or two small servings)
Per serving: 570 calories, 45 g protein, 48 g carbohydrate, 21 g fat, 9 g
saturated fat, 5 g monounsaturated fat, 6 g polyunsaturated fat, 78 mg
cholesterol, 11 g fiber, 1300 mg sodium. Calories from fat: 33%.
Chicken Pasta Salad with Simple Sun-Dried Tomato Dressing
WebMD Weight Loss Clinic members: Journal as 1/4 cup starchy foods and
legumes without fat + 1 serving lean meat without added fat OR 1 cup entrÃ©e
salad with meat, poultry and light dressing
4 cups cooked and cooled whole wheat or whole grain blend pasta (like
Barilla Plus Penne)
2 cups shredded roasted chicken breast (no skin), cooled
1/4 cup finely chopped sweet onion or green onions
1 1/2 cups sugar snap peas, cut in half
1/4 cup light mayonnaise
1/4 cup fat-free sour cream
1 tablespoon low-fat milk or fat-free half-and-half
2 tablespoons chopped sun-dried tomatoes, drained (use the type bottled in