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Macaroni for Kids

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Needed to make a quick snack for Cherie and her friends. Condition: No chilli to be used at all. Condition: I had 10 minutes. So here goes. You’ll need:
  Macaroni 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Chopped spring onions 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs), chopped
  Chopped ham 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Diced boneless chicken 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Chicken stock 1 1⁄2 Cup (24 tbs)
  Tomato puree 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Butter 2 Tablespoon
  Oregano 1 Teaspoon
  Lemon juice 1 Teaspoon
  Honey 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Salt To Taste

1. Boil macaroni as mentioned on the pack. Drain. Sprinkle a little oil over it, toss, set aside.
2. Melt the butter in a pan. Cook on a low flame from this point on.
3. Add the chicken and saute for 2 minutes.
4. Add the ham and saute for a further 2 minutes.
5. Add the tomato puree, oregano and honey. Mix and cook for 2 minutes.
6. Add the stock.
7. Using a high flame, bring to a boil.
8. Add the spring onions, reserving a little for the garnish.
9. Add the lemon juice and take off the heat.
10. Serve on the macaroni, sprinkled with the spring onions.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Very Easy
Main Dish
Healthy, Quick
Preparation Time: 
5 Minutes
Cook Time: 
5 Minutes
Ready In: 
10 Minutes

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 580 Calories from Fat 188

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 21 g32.9%

Saturated Fat 10.4 g52%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 85.3 mg28.4%

Sodium 561.8 mg23.4%

Total Carbohydrates 58 g19.3%

Dietary Fiber 4.6 g18.4%

Sugars 8.8 g

Protein 37 g73.3%

Vitamin A 21.8% Vitamin C 22.4%

Calcium 8.9% Iron 29.1%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

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