Some weeks, when Friday rolls around, what I want most is a quick and easy dinner with little fuss or time commitment. And luckily, I have some leftover Showtime Rotisserie chicken on hand to help me with that! Here’s a handy meal pre-planning tip- always cook two rotisserie chickens in your Showtime Rotisserie so that there are plenty of leftovers for quick and easy lunches or dinners.
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Here’s a list of no nonsense, quick, and easy dinner ideas using leftover rotisserie chicken cooked in your Showtime Rotisserie.
Asian Lettuce Wraps
Sauté mushrooms, water chestnuts and season with peanut sauce, hosin sauce and lime. Toss in shredded chicken and serve in a crispy, cold lettuce leaf.
Fill with cubed rotisserie chicken. Add some lettuce, tomatoes and your favorite cheese.
Heat up shredded chicken,toss with barbecue sauce and add to a toasted bun. Then top with coleslaw.
Chicken Lo Mein
Pan-fry leftover chicken, cooked spaghetti or lo mein noodles, soy sauce, sesame oil, and a little chicken broth. Then add carrots, cabbage or other Asian veggies you like. Spice it up with some chili peppers or Sriracha if you like it spicy.
Chicken Pesto Pizza
Brush pizza dough with pesto, top with chicken, spinach, mushrooms, roasted garlic, mozzarella cheese and bake according to dough instructions.
Chicken Caesar Wraps
Add a little Caesar salad dressing to chicken, Parmesan cheese, tomatoes and romaine lettuce. Then wrap in a burrito-sized spinach tortilla.
Creamy Chicken and Broccoli Spaghetti
Saute some onions and garlic, toss in fresh broccoli and a can of creamy of chicken soup, then cook broccoli in soup. Add in rotisserie chicken and toss with spaghetti.
Saute your favorite stir-fry veggies in a sauté pan. Stir in left over rotisserie chicken. Stir in some stir-fry sauce. Serve over rice.
Chef Paja Sanchez