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Chicken Pineapple Curry

Chicken Pineapple Curry
  • Prep Time
  • Cooking Time
  • Skill Level
    Easy
  • Makes
    4
    servings

Ingredients

  • 2 cups cooked white rice, kept warm
  • 1 tablespoon vegetable oil
  • 2 boneless, skinless chicken breast halves, cut into bite-size pieces
  • 1 can (12 fluid ounces) NESTLÉ® CARNATION® Evaporated Milk
  • 1 1/2 teaspoons cornstarch
  • 1 to 2 teaspoons yellow curry powder
  • 1 MAGGI Chicken Flavor Bouillon Cube
  • 1/4 teaspoon ground ginger
  • 1/8 teaspoon red pepper flakes or to taste
  • 1 red bell pepper, cut into 1/2-inch pieces
  • 3 cups fresh or frozen broccoli florets, thawed and drained
  • 1 can (8 ounces) pineapple chunks in juice, drained

Instructions

HEAT oil in large, nonstick skillet over medium-high heat. Add chicken; cook, stirring occasionally, for 3 minutes or until chicken is no longer pink. Reduce heat to medium; stir in evaporated milk, cornstarch, curry powder, bouillon, ginger and red pepper flakes. Continue cooking until mixture begins to gently simmer and bouillon is dissolved.

STIR in bell pepper and broccoli (if using frozen broccoli, add for last 3 minutes). Cover; gently simmer for 6 minutes or until broccoli is tender. Remove from heat; stir in pineapple. Serve with cooked rice.

TIP:
• If your family is new to curry, start with 1 teaspoon of curry powder. Taste and add more, if desired.

Nutritional Information

% Daily Value *

  • Total Fat 11g 17%
  • Saturated Fat 5g 25%
  • Cholesterol 95mg 32%
  • Sodium 450mg 19%
  • Carbohydrates 45g 15%
  • Dietary Fiber 3g 12%
  • Vitamin A 50%
  • Vitamin C 150%
  • Calcium 25%
  • Iron 15%
  • Sugars 14g
  • Protein 36g

* Percentage Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.