Dinner in a Flash with Rotisserie Chicken
Rotisserie chicken doesn’t have to be just a main entrée item at meals – it can be your secret weapon for lots of tasty and healthy recipes! And since BI-LO’s Lip Lickin’ Rotisserie Chicken is cooked and ready when you buy it, you save time in the kitchen. Here are 3 dinner ideas using rotisserie chicken that are ready in 30 minutes or less.
Pulled Barbecue Chicken Sandwich
Simply remove skin from rotisserie chicken and slice off meat from breast sections. Shred chicken with fork. Toss shredded chicken with barbecue
sauce in a skillet on medium for 5-10 minutes. Place shredded barbecue chicken on a whole grain bun and top with lettuce or cole slaw made with reduced fat dressing. Serve with baby carrots and celery for a crunchy, satisfying meal.
Chicken Caesar Salad
Remove skin from chicken and slice off meat from breast strips. Slice removed meat into 1 inch sections. In a large bowl, toss a bagged Caesar salad mix with reduced-fat Caesar salad dressing. Divide salad onto plates and top with chicken strips, a few croutons, and a sprinkle of parmesan cheese.
Remove skin, and slice chicken into strips or shred. Add chicken to sauté pan and add 1 cup of salsa along with a pinch of chili powder and black pepper,
and cook on medium-low for 5-10 minutes. Then layer taco base (whole grain soft tortillas or hard corn taco shells) with chicken, lettuce, onions and tomatoes. Add diced avocado if desired and serve.