Tuesday, July 21, 2009

Kroger Bargain meal of the week- Zesty Chicken and Potatoes

Bargain Meal of the Week

This weeks recipe uses things I already have so its "winner, winner, chicken dinner !" :) It seems easy enough and sounds yummy. Feel free to experiment with spices in the dressing. I have some fresh rosemary leftover, so I may add some to the dressing to give it some UMPH!! Happy Eating Y'all!

I will not expense spices/oils since most of us have them on hand. W/C means with coupon. To see specific coupon deals click here.

Zesty Chicken and Potatoes

1 cup fat free Italian-style dressing (On sale and w/c - $.08) .04
1 Tbs lime juice .10
1 Tbs lemon juice .10
1 1/2 teaspoon rosemary
3 potatoes, chopped (10 lb bag on sale $2.99) $.45
2 cloves garlic, quartered or minced
5 chicken thighs (On sale $1.19/lb) $1.78

Preheat oven to 400 degrees F (200 degrees C). Lightly grease a medium baking dish.

In a bowl, mix the Italian salad dressing, lime juice, lemon juice, and rosemary.

Place potatoes in the baking dish. Distribute garlic evenly throughout dish. Place chicken on top of potatoes. Pour the dressing mixture over the chicken and potatoes. Seal dish with aluminum foil.

Bake 1 hour in the preheated oven, until potatoes are tender and chicken juices run clear.

Total Cost of Meal: $2.47

Add Fresh Green Beans (On sale .99/lb) Total Cost of Meal: $3.47

Add Green Beans and Grilled Zucchini (On sale .99/lb) Total Cost of Meal: $4.47

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