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WHILE WAITING for the pasta water to boil: * Measure for Sauce: Juice 1 orange into a 2 cup pyrex. Add hot water from the pasta pot to make 1 cup of liquid. Add the remaining sauce ingredients. Stir well; set aside. * Coat chicken in peppers. Measure pasta. etc. PASTA and VEGETABLES (20 mins) ... Cook penne for about 4 minutes. Add frozen fiesta mix; return to boil, and cook for about 10 mins. Add bell peppers and cook until pasta is al dente and vegetables are tender, about 4 minutes more. Drain well, keep warm. MEANWHILE, CHICKEN (12 mins) ... Heat nonstick skillet-grill to medium and dry-fry fillets until well browned and no longer pink inside, 4 to 5 minutes per side. Remove from pan and slice into thin, diagonal strips, then cut into bite-sized pieces. DEGLAZE and SAUCE (3-4 mins) ... Stir the sauce ingredients and pour into still hot grill to deglaze; scrap pan to incorporate the peppery drippings; add chicken to sauce after cutting it. Gloss the sauce with a little thickener (optional). ASSEMBLE pasta and sauce in a large serving bowl; toss to coat. Serve at once. COOKsPANTRY ... Nova Cilantro-Walnut Pesto (cilantro, parsley, walnuts, garlic, jalapeno peppers; pureed with vegetable broth, white-sherry vinegar; seasoned with salt and pepper); Better than Bouillon, vegetable flavored (low fat and low salt vegetable broth base); Fiesta Vegetable Mix (broccoli, carrots, and beans: navy, red-kidney, garbonzo, and Italian green; lastly, red bell pepper). This was on the table in just under 30 minutes. Sliced peaches were too sweet. Try celery and apples. PER SERVING: 560 cals, (10% cff). Just add fruit to the menu. -- NewPasta.mcf/hanneman Recipe by: Hanneman 1997 March Posted to Digest eat-lf.v097.n063 by PATh
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|Serving Size: 1 Serving (121g)|
|Recipe Makes: 2 Servings|
|Calories from Fat: 20 (21%)|
|Amt Per Serving||% DV|
|Total Fat 2.2g||3 %|
|Saturated Fat 0.6g||3 %|
|Monounsaturated Fat 0.6g|
|Polyunsanturated Fat 0.5g|
|Cholesterol 49mg||15 %|
|Sodium 55.2mg||2 %|
|Potassium 207mg||5 %|
|Total Carbohydrate 2.4g||1 %|
|Dietary Fiber 0.1g||1 %|
|Sugars, other 2.3g|
|Protein 15.2g||22 %|
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Calories per serving: 94
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