Thursday, June 11, 2009

Meijer bargain recipe of the week- Homemade Chicken Fettuccine

Bargain Meal of the Week

I am on a mission to find a good chicken fettuccine recipe! This one looks like a winner because it is easy. ( Who has time to make a complicated recipe?? ) With chicken being on sale, its perfect! Feel free to add some sauteed onion and garlic for an extra kick...... Happy Eating Y'all!

I will not expense spices/oils since most of us have them on hand. To see the deals at Meijers this week check them out here.

Homemade Chicken Fettuccine

8 ounces fettuccine pasta (On sale $1.50) .75
2 tablespoons butter
3 skinless, boneless chicken breast halves - cut into chunks (On sale $1.99 a lb) $1.99
8 ounces mushrooms, sliced ( On sale 1o for $10 ) $1
1 teaspoon garlic salt
1/8 teaspoon ground black pepper
1 1/2 cups heavy cream .99
1/4 cup grated Parmesan cheese (On sale $2.99) .74

Bring a large pot of lightly salted water to a boil. Add fettuccine and cook for 8 to 10 minutes or until al dente; drain.

In a large skillet, brown chicken and mushrooms in butter until chicken is cooked through. Season with garlic salt and pepper. Add whipping cream and cook until thick, stirring constantly. Add Parmesan cheese when at desired consistency. Serve over noodles.

Total Cost of Meal: $5.47

Add salad ( Dole on sale .98) Total Cost of Meal: $6.12

Add salad and Garlic Bread ( Meijer brand 10 for $10) Total Cost of Meal: $6.62

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