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Chicken A La King

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Hearty and comforting, Chicken à la King goes equally well over pasta or rice. A healthy alternative to fried chicken.

20 mins. to Prepare

15 mins. Cooking Time

0 mins. Standing Time

35 mins. Total

Servings: 4 servings

Difficulty: Easy

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Directions

MELT butter in large skillet over medium heat. Add mushrooms, bell pepper and onion; cook, stirring occasionally, for 1 to 2 minutes or until tender but not brown. Stir in flour, salt and paprika. Gradually add evaporated milk. Cook over medium heat, stirring constantly, until mixture comes to a boil.

WHISK 1 cup thickened sauce into egg yolks; pour into saucepan. Cook over medium heat, stirring constantly, until mixture comes to a boil. Stir in chicken, pimiento and sherry. Heat through.

SERVE immediately over hot biscuits.
Amount Per Serving
Servings: 4 servings
Calories670
Calories from Fat310
%Daily Value*
Total Fat 35g53%
Saturated Fat 18g90%
Cholesterol 255mg86%
Sodium 1140mg48%
Carbohydrates 36g12%
Dietary Fiber 2g7%
Sugars 8g
Protein 32g
Vitamin A15%
Vitamin C15%
Calcium50%
Iron15%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
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A great taste experience. I followed recipe completely and added peas and a little saesoned salt but wonderful color and texture all around great meal. Very filling and satisfying. My husband even loved it, thats says everything all in itself. Thank you for sharing.

One of my families favorite comfort foods.

I found this receipe very bland, it also took a very long time for the sauce to thicken, over 30 minutes, on med heat using my new pans. My husband would not eat this again and he would eat anything. It might work if it had more seasonings.

my grandson TYLER is beyond being a pickey eater. he loved it. he said it's the best.

This is so delicious. I added a half cup of frozen peas when I had added the chicken and even added more great taste to it that it already had. All the recipes that I have tried from Very Best Baking .com have been spectacular. Thanks Again Nestle.

chicken a la king reminds me of going shopping with my mother and sister--and out to lunch--what a treat it was to have chicken a la king for lunch in a restaurant! another timeless recipe--- that puts class in classic----

Excellent. My husband and I love this recipe. I have also added 1 large can of tuna in water, drained, or 2 small cans of tuna in water, drained instead of the chicken for a wonderful Tuna Ala King.

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