Chicken Tetrazzini Recipe

Looking for an easy Chicken Tetrazzini recipe? Learn how to make Chicken Tetrazzini using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by howe

Makes 6 servings



According to most accounts, opera singer Luisa Tetrazzini, inspired the original version almost a century ago.

Recipe Ingredients for Chicken Tetrazzini

6 oz spaghetti
1 oz dried tomatoes
5 oz shitake mushrooms, sliced
3 T butter
1/4 c flour, all purpose
1/8 t ground nutmeg
1 1/2 c light cream, or milk
1 c chicken stock, low sodium
2 1/2 c chicken, or turkey, chopped
1/4 c parmesan cheese, grated
1/4 c almonds, flaked

Recipe Directions for Chicken Tetrazzini

  1. In a large saucepan bring 12 c water to boiling. Add pasta. Reduce heat slightly. Boil, uncovered, 10 to 12 minutes, or according to package directions. Drain immediately.

  2. Place dried tomatoes in a small bowl. Add enough hot water to cover; soak for 10 to 15 minutes, or till softened. Drain and pat dry. Chop them and set aside.

  3. In a large saucepan, cook mushrooms in melted butter until tender. Stir in flour and nutmeg. Add light cream or milk and chicken stock all at once. Cook and stir till thickened and bubbly. Stir in chicken and chopped tomatoes. Add cooked pasta, toss to coat.

  4. Transfer to a 2 qt baking dish. Sprinkle with cheese and almonds. Bake in a preheated 350 degree over for 20 minutes, or till heated through. Serve immediately.

Categories

Main Dish

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 237.2g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
337
Calories from Fat
124
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
13.8g
21%
Saturated Fat
6.3g
32%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
89mg
30%
Sodium
362mg
15%
Potassium
398mg
11%
Total Carbohydrates
26.9g
9%
Dietary Fiber
1.1g
4%
Sugars
4.4g
Protein
25.8g
Vitamin A 7% Vitamin C 1%
Calcium 15% Iron 14%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
B-
  Good points
  • High in selenium
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