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What can I make for dinner with a left over breast wing and a little bit of back chicken meat

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cultkid Mon 02-Dec-19 15:17:48

Is a big enough chicken
I could do sandwiches for lunch tomorrow but any nice things to make with a left over roast chicken ?

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Mixingitall Mon 02-Dec-19 15:26:13

Risotto?

Scream2019 Mon 02-Dec-19 15:32:37

curry?

CaptainMyCaptain Mon 02-Dec-19 15:34:42

Risotto or pasta sauce.

iklboodolphrednosedreindeer Mon 02-Dec-19 15:35:32

Fajitas
Pizza
Chicken & sweetcorn soup

isitpossibleto Mon 02-Dec-19 15:35:52

www.bbcgoodfood.com/recipes/chicken-and-bean-enchiladas

NoSquirrels Mon 02-Dec-19 15:36:09

risotto, chicken fried rice, curry with chickpea/aubergine/potato, chicken noodle soup etc. Loads!

MrsPear Mon 02-Dec-19 15:36:28

Any bacon? Or mushrooms? I would make a pasta sauce - buzzfeed easy Alfredo is yum. Don’t worry about the quantities of meat - the sauce is lovely on its own with pasta.

isitpossibleto Mon 02-Dec-19 15:36:32

www.bbcgoodfood.com/recipes/chicken-chorizo-paella

isitpossibleto Mon 02-Dec-19 15:37:30

www.eatingwell.com/recipe/265203/turkey-and-sweet-potato-chowder/

AndNoneForGretchenWieners Mon 02-Dec-19 15:38:06

Mix with sweetcorn and mayo, as a topping for a jacket potato
Add to a sweet and sour sauce mix with some rice
Chicken nachos - just need tortilla chips, salsa, guacamole, sour cream and cheese

isitpossibleto Mon 02-Dec-19 15:38:49

ourfineday.com/loaded-chicken-brocoli-potato-casserole/

Fakeflowersaremynewnormal Mon 02-Dec-19 15:42:15

Chicken pie.

maxelly Mon 02-Dec-19 15:44:46

I made this the other day with a small portion of leftover tough/rissely chicken and a tin of beans we had knocking about the cupboard (also made a veggie version with just the beans if that's a consideration for anyone). I thought for sure the meat-eaters of the house were going to whinge about the small portion of meat and/or the toughness but it softened up nicely while cooking and there was actually some left in the pan after they'd declared themselves stuffed so it went into the freezer as a 'ready meal' for another day. I served with mash and veg but would be nice with crusty bread too..

www.bbcgoodfood.com/recipes/chicken-white-bean-stew

isitxmasalready Mon 02-Dec-19 15:53:23

Nasi goreng or chicken fried rice.

cultkid Mon 02-Dec-19 15:54:19

Oh thank you so much for all of these tips 🥰 i will probably do a mini chicken soup for myself and give the boys shepherds pie using the shepherds pie mix I froze last week
I always cookbig volumes of it and freeze in takeaway trays
They can also have carrot soup depending on how hungry my husband is

Soup or pasta for me 🐒🐒🐒

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cultkid Mon 02-Dec-19 15:54:41

Oh yes to nasi goreng I love rice let me look it up

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isitpossibleto Mon 02-Dec-19 15:59:09

www.thekitchn.com/recipe-slow-cooker-chicken-enchilada-soup-193675

friedbeansandcheese Mon 02-Dec-19 16:00:52

risotto with onion, pea/broccoli, other green veg and peppers. Yum.

CaviarAndCigarettes Mon 02-Dec-19 16:03:20

Chicken quesadillas (yum)

redexpat Mon 02-Dec-19 16:29:28

Coronation chicke.

Myshitisreal Mon 02-Dec-19 16:39:33

I love coronation chicken. I chop chicken finely, mix with mayo , hot curry powder, pepper, salt if desired but curry is salty, optional i add dry toasted seeds and nuts, and some dried cranberries chopped up. Apricot would also be good. I just do it to taste. The addition of nuts a seeds and fruit makes it stretch out more and makes a delicious 🥪 filling 😁 gives nice texture too.

cultkid Mon 02-Dec-19 16:50:38

I've made chicken fried rice and kept back half of the meat to have a cheeky coronation chicken sano tonight in bed 🤪🤪

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Myshitisreal Mon 02-Dec-19 17:16:44

🤤 How did you make the rice. Just being nosy now but I do have nasi goreng, and capis manis or whatever it's called on my to buy list 😂

midsomermurderess Tue 03-Dec-19 18:42:03

Mix it through a white sauce with mushrooms and, if you like some, white wine.

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