What Are The Best Healthy Chicken Recipe Side Dishes?
Join 1000's of Authors at StreetArticles Today!

What Are the Best Healthy Chicken Recipe Side Dishes?

Our focus is often on preparing the main course and tend to ignore the side dishes which are equally important. As a result, we end up with the same boring and repetitive side dishes for our dinner or lunches. A little innovation is required in order to bring some extra twist to break the monotony of these dishes and bring a little zing. A healthy meal consists of carbohydrates, fats, vitamins, minerals, fiber and roughage. In order to digest protein, one requires roughage in the diet. This can be obtained by consuming fruits and vegetables.

In the US, most of the people prefer to consume flesh items such as steak, beef, fish, chicken etc. in their diet. There are plenty of recipes available both online and offline which suggest methods to prepare these dishes. The most well-known side dishes are mashed potatoes, steamed peas, broccoli, garden salads etc. Instead of having plain boiled and mashed potatoes, one can add some chicken stock, herbs and spices to make savory mashed potatoes. Additionally, some classic brown gravy can be added to make it super scrumptious.

An alternate to mashed potatoes is sweet potatoes. They are healthy and have more nutrient value than a regular potato. Absolutely safe for the diabetic patients, these potatoes can be consumed if one wants to add a sweeter taste in the platter.This is a

Other side dishes which are popular are rice side dishes, pasta side dishes, butterflied asparagus, baked beans, zucchini sticks, spicy corns and mushrooms. Once proper method is followed to make such type of dishes then it is for sure that it will add to the delight of your loved ones. A simple yet easy recipe that can be prepared in the microwave is buttered peas. It saves time, is healthy and is a favorite amongst kids (peas are good for them). These veggies and side dishes not just compliment steaks and chicken but are healthy and complete the meal by providing all vital nutrient factors. To make buttered peas, one needs

• 1 bag of frozen peas

• 1 packet of Leek recipe mix

• Water – as instructed in packet

• � cup dry bread crumbs

• 4 tablespoons of butter

• Salt and pepper to taste

Put all the ingredients in a microwave safe dish, stir a bit and put it in the microwave for about 8 minutes at high settings or until its cooked.

Another easy yet classic recipe requires chopped tomatoes. Mix them with basil pesto, heat over a medium flame for 5 minutes while stirring constantly. Add some Parmesan cheese, with a dash of chili peppers and the dish is ready to be consumed!

There are many quick and easy recipes that can be found on different food blogs and sites. A little bit of innovation to each of these recipes allows a different dish each time which appeals to the taste buds.


Street Talk

No comments present
You May Also Like
Simple Food Recipes
Sometimes, cooking seems to be too tiring. You just don’t feel like cooking and you end up ordering food from hotels. The best way to avoid such a situation is prepare simple recipes which get ready in minutes. I know, it is too confusing to think about such simple recipes.…
By: niks1 in  Food and Drink  >  Recipes   Jun 06, 2016  
0
  Likes: 0

Kids Breakfast Recipes
As we all know breakfast is the most important meal of the day. It is not a good habit to skip breakfast. One should try making some healthy breakfast recipes which is tummy filling and gives you energy throughout the day. Usually, people opt for milk or other beverages for…
By: niks1 in  Food and Drink  >  Recipes   Jun 06, 2016  
0
  Likes: 0

Kid Friendly Recipes
Kids are extremely choosy when it comes to eating. They don’t like to hog over each and everything like adults. They have a particular taste and don’t experiment with new dishes. Mothers are the one who has to take so much of pains to make their children eat. They have…
By: niks1 in  Food and Drink  >  Recipes   May 18, 2016  
0
  Likes: 0

Delicious Vegetarian Recipes
Our country consists of largest number of vegetarians. There are many people in India who follow are strict veg diet. And people who do not regularly follow the vegetarian diet may try to follow them at least during festive seasons and religious occasions. The non-veg eaters may find the vegetarian…
By: niks1 in  Food and Drink  >  Recipes   May 13, 2016  
0
  Likes: 0

Quick Indian Recipes For Dinner
There is a huge variety of in Indian cuisine. It encompasses a variety of traditional and regional cuisines. Indian cuisine has been and is still evolving, as a result of the nation's cultural interactions with other societies. Historical incidents such as foreign invasions, trade relations and colonialism have also played…
By: niks1 in  Food and Drink  >  Recipes   May 11, 2016  
0
  Likes: 0

Easy Low Calorie Snack Recipes
Snacks are small meals which are to be taken between meals. It is an essential part of our diet. Snack comes in various forms. Previously, snacks were prepared from the ingredients available at home. Now we get variety of snacks at various food joints. Some people opt for a heavy…
By: niks1 in  Food and Drink  >  Recipes   May 11, 2016  
0
  Likes: 0

Easy Starter Recipes
Starter is a dish mainly served before the main course. Starter dishes consists of bite size pieces of grilled vegetables or cottage cheese, fritters or small munching foods which you can keep having till the end of the meal. We usually tend to have starters when we attend a wedding…
By: niks1 in  Food and Drink  >  Recipes   May 11, 2016  
0
  Likes: 0

Healthy Breakfast Is A Good Start For A Day
Breakfast is the most important meal of the day. One should never skip breakfast. And the most important thing is one should always consume healthy stuff as far as possible. People who skip breakfast are more prone to metabolism, cardiac and weight problems. Some people tend to eat oily stuff…
By: niks1 in  Food and Drink  >  Recipes   May 10, 2016  
0
  Likes: 0

Healthy Breakfast Is A Good Start For A Day
Breakfast is the most important meal of the day. One should never skip breakfast. And the most important thing is one should always consume healthy stuff as far as possible. People who skip breakfast are more prone to metabolism, cardiac and weight problems. Some people tend to eat oily stuff…
By: niks1 in  Food and Drink  >  Recipes   May 10, 2016  
0
  Likes: 0

No - bake Oreo Cake
Desserts are usually complicated to make. They need to have the right texture, right amount of flavour, right amount of sweetness, etc. Very seldom do you find simple recipes for desserts. But out of all the delicious recipes out there, here’s one that you can go for, which is ready…
By: niks1 in  Food and Drink  >  Recipes   May 10, 2016  
0
  Likes: 0

Top Advantages Of Professional Catering Service West Houghton Located
If you are organising an event, any type of event, then you understand how important is to work with experts in mobile catering West Houghton located. From what it seems, you have more than one good reason why you should hire them: the unquestionable quality of the food, impeccable management…
By: Sheraton Veranda in  Food and Drink  >  Recipes   May 05, 2016  
0
  Likes: 0

Super Easy Cake Recipes With A Twist
Cakes are the all time favorites, be it children, adults or oldies. Everyone is ready to hog over it. People cannot resist themselves once they see a cake. In olden days, cakes were just modifications of bread but now we have a wide range of cakes available in variety of…
By: niks1 in  Food and Drink  >  Recipes   May 04, 2016  
0
  Likes: 0

Easy Salad Recipes
There’s nothing healthier than a bowl of salad. It’s the perfect no-cook, no-bake dish for a lazy evening. The best part about salads is that they can eaten any time of the day, as any meal. Salads can also be included in your list of simple recipes. Health freaks also…
By: niks1 in  Food and Drink  >  Recipes   Apr 27, 2016  
0
  Likes: 0

Letting Winnipeg Catering Service Work For Your Party Food Needs
Hosting your own party isn't simple. There ar issues required to be thought of, there ar issues to figure out, and things to arrange on. you wish to resolve issues such as: what's going to your games for the party be? United Nations agency ar you inviting? And, wherever is…
By: Mark John2 in  Food and Drink  >  Recipes   Mar 30, 2016  
0
  Likes: 0

Stir Fry Beef And Vegrtables
So you have enjoyed a meal featuring London Broil done on the grill.Inevitably there will be some London Broil left over. So what do you do with it? Here's a suggestion: Stir Fry Beef and Vegetables. Ingredients: Leftover London Broil Seasoned salt 1 Yellow onion 3 Sticks of Celery, cut…
By: David Boucher in  Food and Drink  >  Recipes   Mar 22, 2016  
0
  Likes: 0

Article Views: 1863    Report this Article