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Slow Cooker Southwestern Cheesy Chicken Pasta

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This Slow Cooker Southwestern Cheesy Chicken Pasta was a hit! Just a few simple ingredients thrown in the slow cooker in the morning, when I was ready to serve dinner I shredded the chicken, then stirred in cheese, sour cream and cooked shell pasta. How easy is that? I love an unexpected dinner, I’ve seen very few pasta dishes with this type of flavor.

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2 (10-oz.) cans Rotel
1 (11-oz.) can Mexicorn (or a can of southwestern corn mix), drained
1 (3.8-oz.) can olives, drained
1 tsp. chili powder
½ tsp. oregano
½ tsp. salt
¼ tsp. pepper
¼ tsp. cumin
1.5- 2 lbs. boneless skin-less chicken breasts
2 cups shredded sharp cheddar cheese (8 ounces)
1½ cups sour cream
1 pound medium-sized shell pasta, cooked according to package directions, drained
Add the Rotel, Mexicorn, olives, chili powder, oregano, salt, pepper and cumin to a 6-quart slow cooker, stir. Add the chicken into this mixture.Cover and cook on LOW for 8 hours.Shred the chicken with 2...
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Nutritions

Calories
366

Sodium
962mg
40% DV

Fat
27g
41% DV

Protein
20g
40% DV

Carbs
7g
2% DV

Fiber
2g
8% DV

Rich and fudgy, this easy Chocolate Zucchini Bread is the perfect cross between a chocolate pound cake, brownies, and a classic loaf of zucchini bread! It's moist and tender thanks to sour cream in the batter, and studded with miniature chocolate chips for even more decadent flavor. Serve a couple of slices of double chocolate zucchini bread for breakfast or brunch with a cup of coffee, for an afternoon snack with a glass of milk, or with a scoop of vanilla ice cream for a delicious dessert.

1 c sugar
1/2 c sour cream
1/2 c vegetable oil
1/3 c milk
2 eggs
2 t vanilla extract
2 c all purpose flour
1/2 c unsweetened cocoa powder
1 (½ t) baking powder
½ teaspoon baking soda
½ teaspoon kosher salt
1 c shredded zucchini ( patted dry )
12 slices
  • Preheat oven to 350° F. Grease a deep 8 ½ x 4 ½ -inch or a 9 x 5-inch loaf pan and set aside.
  • In a large bowl, whisk together sugar, sour cream, oil and milk. Whisk in eggs and...
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Nutritions

Calories
2644

Sodium
2217mg
92% DV

Fat
59g
92% DV

Protein
87g
175% DV

Carbs
458g
155% DV

Fiber
50g
202% DV