Main Dishes

Lemon Chicken Linguine

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My sister gave me this recipe and told me I had to try it. It is amazing! The marinade goes together quickly, and when it's time to cook, the whole recipe comes together FAST! I love taking this to sick friends or when we have company for dinner. People ask for the recipe every time.

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Marinade:
1/4 cup olive oil
2 cloves garlic, minced
1 1/2 tsp - 1 Tbsp cajun seasoning (the more spice, the more heat)
juice of one lemon
2 Tbps minced fresh parsley
2 Tbsp soy sauce
2 Tbsp brown sugar
2 chicken breasts, cut into bite-sized pieces

Lemon Chicken Linguine:

1 lb. linguine (or fettucine, or whole wheat spaghetti)
2 Tbsp olive oil
juice of one lemon
zest of one lemon
3 green onions, sliced
1/4 cup chopped fresh parsley
salt and freshly ground pepper
shredded parmesan cheese
Combine the marinade ingredients in a ziploc bag. Seal the bag and thoroughly mix by gently shaking the bag back and forth. Add the chicken, seal the bag, and place in the fridge for 3-12 hours. When...
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Nutritions

Calories
444

Sodium
432mg
18% DV

Fat
16g
25% DV

Protein
11g
23% DV

Carbs
61g
20% DV

Fiber
3g
13% DV

Stewed Okra and Tomatoes is a classic Southern dish! Flavored with bacon, onion, garlic and cider vinegar, you know these vegetables are bound to be good. Serve garden fresh okra and tomatoes during the summer months, or use canned and frozen ingredients in the off-season. Paired with a side of cornbread, this is a simple and affordable dish to enjoy year-round!

3 slices thick cut bacon
1 small Vidalia onion
2 cloves garlic
2 15.5 oz cans diced tomatoes
1 T sugar
2 t fresh thyme leaves
1 dried bay leaf
1/2 t apple cider vinegar
1/2 t Worcestershire sauce
2 c fresh or frozen okra
salt and pepper ( to taste )
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  • In a large skillet or Dutch oven, cook bacon until the bacon is starting to get crispy and the fat is rendered, about 5 minutes.
  • Add the onion and garlic; saute for 5 more...
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Nutritions

Calories
1105

Sodium
1147mg
47% DV

Fat
114g
176% DV

Protein
1g
3% DV

Carbs
4g
1% DV

Fiber
2g
8% DV