Main Dishes

Sweet and Spicy Sesame Noodles

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This asian inspired dish is full of fresh ingredients and sweet and spicy flavor.

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1 pound spaghetti noodles

1/2 cup chicken stock

1 teaspoon ground ginger

1 garlic clove, grated

3 tablespoons peanut butter (we prefer chunky)

1/4 cup soy sauce

hot sauce, a couple of dashes

2 tablespoons canola oil

2 tablespoons honey

2 cups shredded chicken (recommend Slow Cooker Jerk Chicken)

2 cups roasted vegetables and pineapple

2 cups shredded cabbage

4 scallions, thinly sliced

3 tablespoons toasted sesame seeds, optional
1. Place a large pot of water over high heat and bring to a boil. Once the water is boiling, add a generous amount of salt, then pasta, and cook al dente. 2. While the pasta is cooking, heat the chicken...
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Nutritions

Calories
980

Sodium
1212mg
50% DV

Fat
27g
41% DV

Protein
55g
110% DV

Carbs
123g
41% DV

Fiber
10g
40% DV

You can't beat the ease of this creamy and cheesy Smoked Sausage Pasta for a 30-minute dinner that the whole family will love. Made-from-scratch skillet mac and cheese is tossed with kielbasa and tender broccoli florets so that you get an entire meal in one pan. This kid-friendly dish is perfect for busy weeknights!

2 c uncooked elbow macaroni
1 1/2 c chopped broccoli florets
1 T olive oil
13 oz smoked sausage ( such as kielbasa )
1/2 c finely diced onion
2 T butter
2 T all purpose flour
1 1/2 c half and half
8 oz sharp cheddar
4 oz smoked gouda
1/2 t dry mustard
Kosher salt and pepper
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  • Cook macaroni in a large pot of salted boiling water until al dente, according to package instructions. During the final 3 minutes of cooking time, add the broccoli florets to the boiling water with...
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Nutritions

Calories
756

Sodium
738mg
30% DV

Fat
39g
61% DV

Protein
31g
62% DV

Carbs
62g
21% DV

Fiber
4g
18% DV