Tuesday, September 1, 2009

Kroger bargain recipe of the week: Easy Chicken Cacciatore

Bargain Meal of the Week

This recipe is a new spin on chicken cacciatore. I like it because of the fresh veggies that are in it! I am trying to take advantage of the last of the summer veggies such as green beans, so this perfect!! Happy Eating Y'all!

I will not expense spices/oils since most of us have them on hand.

Easy Chicken Cacciatore

1/3 cup chopped onion $.20
1 clove garlic, chopped
1/3 cup chopped green bell pepper $.99
3/4 pound chicken meat, cooked and cubed (On sale $1.78/lb) $1.32
1/2 cup whole peeled tomatoes $.50
1/2 cup green beans (On sale $.99/lb) $.50
1/4 teaspoon dried oregano

In a large skillet, saute onion, garlic and bell pepper until soft. Add chicken, then stir in tomatoes, beans and oregano.

Reduce heat to medium low and simmer for 8 to 10 minutes, stirring constantly. Remove from heat and serve hot.

Total Cost of Meal: $3.51

Serve over noodles $.99: Total Cost of Meal: $4.50

Add noodles and salad (Dole on sale $.98) Total Cost of Meal: $5.16

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