Spotlight Recipe: Chicken Cacciatore & Our Allergy Meal Plan

We had a fantastic array of dinners last week.  A couple chicken dishes and pizza night.  The pizza was out of this world!  I can’t wait to share that recipe with you, but I’m waiting for one of my recipes to be published on Money Saving Mom first.  It uses the same gluten-free tortilla shell recipe that will be featured at MSM this month for her lunch series.

Anyway, until that time, I have a few other dishes that I want to highlight and encourage you to try.  First up is my sister-in-laws recipe for Chicken Cacciatore.  We were all fighting over the last bits of chicken in this dish and literally licking our plates (oh come on, you know you’ve done it too!).  The changes that I made to the recipe were only slight, especially since it’s naturally allergy-friendly.  I used a cut-up fryer chicken along with red potatoes (skin-on), carrots, and mushrooms, cooked in a dutch oven instead of a 9×13 pan.  And now don’t kill me, I used a jar of pasta sauce.  Yes, it is true, I did not make my own sauce.  But the sauce was really good and I found the most natural one that I could find.  Follow Tess’s directions and I promise you’ll love the results as well.

Have you enjoyed any new dishes recently?


September 16-22, 2012

Sunday: Steak Hoagies, Sauteed Zucchini, Fruit

Monday: Chicken Pot Pie w/ GF Crust  (This was my recipe experiment last week, but I didn’t get to it.  I’ll give it another try this week.)

Tuesday: Steak Fajitas (We have a bunch of leftover steak from last week that I’m using some of this week and freezing the rest.) on GF Tortillas

Wednesday: Stone Soup (Busy, busy Wednesday night. Expect to see more quick, one-pot meals on Wednesdays for us.)

Thursday: Brown Rice Salad w/ Cherries and Chicken

Friday: Kid Swap Date Night, so I’m thinking breakfast for dinner.  Chocolate Chip Oatmeal Cookie Pancakes look too delicious to pass up!

Saturday: Family Event Out

Recipe Experiments: Besides the GF Chicken Pot Pie, I hope to get around to a couple new fall dishes.

What is on your meal plan this week?  As always, I’d love for you to share a few ideas or your whole meal plan.

Shared at Better Mom Mondays and Meal Plan Monday.

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3 Responses to Spotlight Recipe: Chicken Cacciatore & Our Allergy Meal Plan

  1. Thanks for the shout out – hope you enjoy our version of Stone Soup! Lots of blessings, Kelly

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