Chicken with Mushroom and Brown Lentils

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Chicken with Mushroom and Brown lentils

Serves 2. 388 calories per serving.

1/2 cup Ragú® Old World Style® Traditional Sauce                                            

2 skinless chicken thighs cut into bite sizes (56gm each)                      

1 cup mushroom chopped                              

1 scallion chopped                                         

1 teaspoon olive oil                                       

1 teaspoon butter                                           

1/2 cup boiled brown lentils                           

1/4 cup hot water

Black pepper

Salt

 

- In a hot pan, add the butter and olive oil. Add the chicken and cook until the chicken gets light brown patches.

- Add the mushrooms. When the mushrooms turn brown add the scallion. Stir until the mushroom is thoroughly cooked. Add Ragú® sauce and stir.

- Add hot water and the boiled lentils. Season with black pepper and salt. When it starts to bubble turn off heat.


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2 Comments on Chicken with Mushroom and Brown Lentils

  1. Angie (@angiesrecipess)
    11/03/2014 at 10:58 am (7 months ago)

    A simple and lovely dish. I love legumes and this is a perfectly delicious and comforting meal for me, Muna.

    Reply
    • munatycooking
      11/03/2014 at 11:23 am (7 months ago)

      Thanks Angie, cooking this dish was fun, hardly took time :)

      Reply

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