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Old 11-22-2011, 04:14 PM   #11
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I see you have a plan going on, but I thought I'd just let you know that if you use the Advanced search function on here, type in the word chicken, search by title only, and then put my name in the User name section you should come up with about 10 chicken breast recipes that are all compatible with either rice or pasta.

You may want to further limit your search to just the Chicken section, but it should work the way I mention it.

Good luck.
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Old 11-22-2011, 04:56 PM   #12
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I'm new here, so I'm hoping this is the correct place to post this. I am wanting to fix a creamy chicken dish to be served over rice for dinner tonight. I usually brown the chicken, then cook onions and garlic in the pan, then add the chicken back with sour cream, chicken bouillion, and paprika. It is ok, but lacks something. Does anyone have any ideas on how I can fix the chicken using sour cream that is more savory and yummy? Thanks!
Grill teh chicken breast over charcoal until it is just barely done. Cut into cubes and add to the remainder of your dish. That grilled flavor adds so much extra depth to any dish.

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Old 11-22-2011, 05:03 PM   #13
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you can add sauteed mushrooms, a bit of dry sherry, some hidden valley ranch seasoning, smoked paprika or any number of additions (not all at once) and make several versions of your quick go to meal. let us know what has worked well.
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Old 11-22-2011, 05:56 PM   #14
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I'm new here, so I'm hoping this is the correct place to post this. I am wanting to fix a creamy chicken dish to be served over rice for dinner tonight. I usually brown the chicken, then cook onions and garlic in the pan, then add the chicken back with sour cream, chicken bouillion, and paprika. It is ok, but lacks something. Does anyone have any ideas on how I can fix the chicken using sour cream that is more savory and yummy? Thanks!
Looking at your recipe, I think a few tablespoons of diced sun dried tomatoes would be perfect for this dish. You may not have them on hand right now, but they are really great in perking up so many recipes. I also think sliced green olives might work well.
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Old 11-26-2011, 08:25 PM   #15
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Ok, so this is what I ended up doing. I cut the chicken breasts (4) into bite sized chunks and browned them in evoo and butter. I then removed the chicken from the pan and added 1 diced sweet onion and cooked it until it was translucent. I then added 4 cloves of finely chopped garlic. I stirred that for about 1 minute then added about a cup of white wine and 2 tsp of dried tarragon, 1 tsp salt and about 1/4 tsp black pepper. I let the mixture reduce until there was about 1/4 c liquid left. I then added 2 c fat free sour cream (I really like this brand because it cooks up creamy and not grainy), about 1 c heavy cream, 1 tsp chicken bouillion, 3/4 tsp paprika, 1/2 tsp smoked paprika, and the chicken. I let it simmer on low for about 30 minutes and then served it over jasmine rice. It is really good!! The tarragon really adds to the depth of flavors. Thank you for your suggestions! I'm going to alter my recipe now!
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Old 11-26-2011, 08:43 PM   #16
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Well I'm a little late, but I absolutely love port, cream and mushroom sauce with pan-browned chicken breasts over anything.
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