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Poor Man's Meal

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Poor Man's Meal
2008-07-25 Main Dish
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Cubed chicken is cooked in a skillet with lightly toasted vermicelli and tomato sauce, seasoned with garlic powder and cumin.

  • Servings: 6


1 Tbsp Oil
1 box Vermicelli, broken
½ lb Skinless, boneless chicken, cut in cubes
1 Cube of Chicken Bouillon
¼ tsp Garlic Powder
¼ tsp Cumin
¾ cup Tomato Sauce
Salt, to taste


Heat your oil in skillet. Pour your pasta in; toast it, stirring until it turns a little brown. Remove. Cook your chicken pieces to brown & mix together with your pasta. Add 2 cups of water, your garlic powder, cumin, tomato sauce and salt. Cover and let simmer for 12 minutes or until pasta is tender.

Helpful Tips:

For a winter soup dish add additional water or chicken broth, and you will have a nice warm soup.