10 Awesome Chicken Meals from NutrisystemArticle posted in: Nutrisystem
Debating lunch or dinner, yet again? Well, sometimes the best solution for a smart weeknight meal is hidden in plain sight. Chicken breast is a crazy healthy, lean protein that can keep you going for hours on end, with all the right nutrition for those trying to lose weight.
This poultry serves as the perfect fuel, for absolutely any meal, without ever getting boring! There are an infinite number or ways to spice up the succulent, juicy piece of chicken on your plate for easy weeknight meals—and this is exactly what Nutrisystem has already done for you!
Make your week easier (and more delicious!) with these flavor-packed Nutrisystem menu items. You’ll love these weeknight meals featuring chicken:
1. Grilled Chicken Sandwich >
With such, fresh-from-the-grill taste, you’d never believe that this Grilled Chicken Sandwich came fresh from the convenient heat of your microwave. This juicy piece of chicken has a hint of garlic and onion flavor and tucked into the perfectly pillowy, whole grain bun. Return to that summertime barbeque mentality with a nutritionally sound and diabetes-friendly lunch.
2. Chicken Mozzarella Melt >
Melt into gooey mozzarella cheese and thick tomato sauce. A hot, whole wheat crust serves as a pocket for a pool of Italian-flavored chicken deliciousness. Chicken is delicious in itself, but when you get to enjoy the classic wonders of a pizza-like pocket on a weight loss plan, you’re really in luck. Tender chicken is paired with seasoned tomatoes and a duo of cheeses in this mouthwatering Chicken Mozzarella Melt.
3. Three Cheese Chicken >
This Three Cheese Chicken lunch summons the traditional, home-cooked taste of a pasta dish, but in the form of a weight loss-friendly meal that’s easy to take with you to work. Full of tender chicken, savory tomatoes and broccoli in a creamy cheese sauce, it’s absolutely jaw dropping that this meal is pantry friendly and ready to enjoy in less than 10 minutes. One taste, and it will definitely become one of your go-to lunches! You know it’s got that rich flavor you’ve been yearning for.
4. Chicken Noodle Soup >
Chicken Noodle Soup is a classic: No need to give it up for good! Pieces of white, succulent chicken dance in a warm, homestyle-spiced broth of parsley and chives, with whole wheat egg noodles and tons of vegetables. This chicken meal is 110 calories, but brings so much goodness to your bowl.
5. Jalapeno And White Cheddar Stuffed Chicken Stick >
Love jalapeno poppers? We do too! This Jalapeno And White Cheddar Stuffed Chicken Stick takes one of the best appetizers and wraps it perfectly in a crave-worthy chicken stick finished with a light coating of parmesan cheese. With every bite, the hot and spicy filling of white cheddar cheese and jalapeno peppers just falls apart effortlessly into your mouth. It’s a high-protein lunch that’s sure to satisfy your spicy (and cheesy!) food cravings!
6. Chicken Pasta Parmesan >
Italian-lovers prepare your palates for a whirlwind of chicken parm goodness. You’ll love this Chicken Pasta Parmesan because it serves up all the right tomato and cheese flavor in a perfect portion. The Chicken Pasta Parmesan is a way to fill your plate with a dinner you feel good about, and fill your mouth with garlic, onion, Romano and parmesan. All of this can be yours, plus 15 grams of protein, thanks to the chicken!
7. Artichoke And Spinach Stuffed Chicken Breast >
Artichokes and spinach are a maddening match that your taste buds to go wild over. The Artichoke And Spinach Stuffed Chicken Breast from our dinner menu will treat you to a hearty dinner that tastes like it’s from a fancy restaurant. In reality, it came together in minutes in your microwave. Dig into a seasoned chicken breast filled with artichokes, spinach and a blend of melty cheeses.
8. Chicken Enchilada >
You say, “enchilada,” we say, “don’t forget the side of rice!” This whole wheat Chicken Enchilada brings 14 grams of protein to your belly in the form of white meat chicken, peppers, onions, tomatoes and a topping of sour cream and melted cheddar cheese. Spanish-style brown rice lays the foundation of this Mexican meal to deliver an extra dose of feel-good complex carbs. And the quick cooking time is sure to have you smiling too.
9. Chicken Parmesan >
Chicken Parmesan doesn’t need to blow your chances of nailing your weight loss goals. This Nutrisystem dinner transforms a typically greasy meal into a feast that makes weight loss so much easier. This meal is all under 300 calories, using low-fat mozzarella, but still gracing your mouth with breaded chicken and noodles. The taste of onion, garlic and tomato will never be missed again, as you can “indulge” freely on this one.
10. BBQ Seasoned Chicken >
Did you know BBQ sauce is a major source of sneaky, added sugars? Well, it is, and, therefore, it’s rarely weight loss-appropriate in large doses. This BBQ Seasoned Chicken is your new way to take pleasure in the more traditional, crockpot-cooked flavors, while slimming down. Sweet and savory, you’ll never miss the old stuff.
If you’re ready for dessert, check out the 5 Cookie Recipes That Won’t Destroy Your Diet! >