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sylvan Aug 20, 2012 08:46 PM

Hey! Can you give me a quick recipe using the ingredients I have?
The ingredients I have at hand are: shredded chicken, cream cheese, milk (thawing from freezer),
butter, corn and peas. There must be an Italian dish in here somewhere with a cream sauce but I'm not sure how to get started.
Thanks!

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    Dcfoodblog Aug 21, 2012 09:55 AM

    Seems more classic American to me. What about chicken pot pie or chicken a la king?

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      mucho gordo Aug 21, 2012 10:24 AM

      That's what I was thinking, also.

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        jmcarthur8 Aug 21, 2012 03:14 PM

        Me, too. My first thought was chicken pot pie with a cream cheese crust.

    2. Musie Aug 21, 2012 05:10 AM

      http://www.supercook.com/

      This website allows you to enter your ingredients and gives you a list of recipes you can make. It also includes alternatives recipes if you could acquire one or two other ingredients.

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        mrbigshotno.1 Aug 21, 2012 10:48 AM

        Great website, wow!

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        firecracker Aug 20, 2012 11:28 PM

        I'm sure McDonald's, Wendy's or In n Out Burger can help you out with a yummy recipe!

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          gingershelley Aug 21, 2012 10:08 AM

          :)!

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            sandylc Aug 21, 2012 03:06 PM

            ??????

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            AlkieGourmand Aug 20, 2012 10:10 PM

            Saute the corn and peas in butter over medium-low heat and cook until fragrant. Add the shredded chicken, turn up the heat to medium, and cook until warm. Season with salt and pepper. Discard the cream cheese and milk.

            1. weezieduzzit Aug 20, 2012 08:50 PM

              I would make a roux, stir the milk in slowly, add the cream cheese and stir gently over low heat until incorporated. Taste and season and taste and season.... then, add the veggies and shredded chicken and stir gently until just warmed through.

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                sylvan Aug 20, 2012 09:29 PM

                thanks, weezieduzzit....I'll go for it

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                  sandylc Aug 20, 2012 09:31 PM

                  Add some parmesan and garlic if you have them.

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                    1POINT21GW Aug 20, 2012 09:33 PM

                    Or curry powder.

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