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Knock Your Socks Off Chicken Enchiladas

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These creamy, slightly spicy Chicken Enchiladas with the yummy flavors of cilantro, lime, green chiles and Pepperjack cheese...will totally knock your socks off!

1 cup diced sweet onion
3 garlic cloves ( minced )
1 Tbsp. canola oil
2 cups chopped fresh baby spinach
2 (4.5 oz.) cans chopped green chiles ( drained, or an equal amount of fresh roasted green chiles )
1 Tbsp. fresh squeezed lime juice
1/4 tsp. cumin
1/4 cup salsa verde ( mild green salsa )
3 cups shredded cooked chicken
1 (8 oz.) package cream cheese ( softened can use 1/3-less-fat cream cheese )
2 cups (8 oz.) shredded pepper Jack cheese
1/3 cup chopped fresh cilantro
8 ( 8-inch soft taco-size flour tortillas )
Vegetable or Butter Cooking Spray
Tomatillo Salsa ( recipe follows )
Tomatillo Salsa
Stir together 2 cups diced tomatillo; 1/3 cup diced green onions; 1/3 cup lightly packed fresh cilantro leaves; 1 jalapeño pepper, seeded and minced; 1 Tbsp. fresh lime juice; and 1/2 tsp. salt. Cover and chill 1 to 4 hours. Let stand at room temperature 30 minutes. Stir in 1 cup diced avocado just before serving. Makes 3 cups.
**A few notes: I just let the salsa sit at room temperature for 30 minutes while the enchiladas cooked and it was still really yummy, so if you're short on time, you can cut out the chilling part. If you'd like to lay off the spice a little, just omit some of the green chiles and be sure to remove all seeds and membranes from the jalapeño pepper. Enjoy!
Preheat oven to 350 degrees Fahrenheit. Saute onion and garlic in hot oil in a large skillet over medium heat 5 minutes, or until tender. Add spinach and green chiles; saute 1 to 2 minutes or until...
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Nutritions

Calories
3414

Sodium
4107mg
171% DV

Fat
243g
374% DV

Protein
220g
441% DV

Carbs
70g
24% DV

Fiber
25g
100% DV

A pot of homemade Chicken and Rice Soup is a cozy farmhouse favorite! Made from scratch with tender chicken breasts, fresh vegetables and white rice, it's a nourishing meal that will warm you from the inside out. Add biscuits, dinner rolls, or a crusty loaf of bread to complete the satisfying, easy dinner on a chilly day.

2 bone in skin on chicken breasts
1 T canola oil
1/2 c finely diced onion
1/2 c finely diced celery
1/2 c finely diced carrots
1 clove minced garlic
1 bay leaf
2 t minced fresh thyme
2 t minced fresh rosemary
8 c chicken stock
4 c cooked white rice
2 T chopped fresh parsley
1 T fresh lemon juice
12 cups
  • Pat chicken dry with paper towels and season with salt and pepper on all sides.
  • Heat oil in a large Dutch oven or soup pot over medium-high heat until shimmering. Add the chicken and cook...
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Nutritions

Calories
7467

Sodium
8299mg
345% DV

Fat
81g
125% DV

Protein
269g
538% DV

Carbs
1348g
458% DV

Fiber
59g
238% DV

Tuna Noodle Casserole

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Family friendly Tuna Noodle Casserole made with a simple cheddar cheese sauce and crunchy buttery Parmesan panko breadcrumbs,

Tuna Casserole:
8 ounces wide egg noodles
5 tablespoons butter (unsalted)
5 tablespoons flour
2 1/2 cups milk (2%)
1/2 teaspoon onion powder
1/2 teaspoon garlic powder
1/4 teaspoon sea salt
1/2 teaspoon fresh ground black pepper
1 teaspoon dried parsley
1 cup shredded sharp cheddar
1 cup shredded white cheddar
2 pouches tuna in water
1 cup frozen baby peas
Crumb Topping:
1/2 cup panko breadcrumbs
2 tablespoons butter melted
2 tablespoons grated Parmesan
1/2 teaspoon dried parsley
6
Nutritions

Calories
517

Sodium
605mg
25% DV

Fat
30g
46% DV

Protein
20g
41% DV

Carbs
38g
13% DV

Fiber
4g
18% DV
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