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Quick and Easy Sandwich Treat : Broccoli-and-Chicken Pita Is a Nutritious Meal in Itself

May 19, 1988

Cheesy Broccoli and Chicken Pitas makes a hot, nutritious sandwich without time-consuming preparation. Pita bread is one of the most convenient ways to make a sandwich meal for two since it encloses each ingredient in one neat, hand-held package.


1 (10-ounce) package frozen cut broccoli with cheese-flavored sauce in a pouch

2 pita breads, halved

4 teaspoons mustard

1 whole boneless cooked chicken breast, sliced

1 small tomato, sliced

4 slices bacon, crisply cooked

Cut small slit in center of broccoli pouch. Microwave on HIGH 6 to 8 minutes or until thoroughly heated, rotating pouch 1/4 turn every 2 minutes.

Meanwhile, brush inside of each pita half with 1 teaspoon mustard. Arrange chicken, tomato and bacon in pitas. Spoon broccoli and cheese sauce into pitas and serve immediately. Makes 4 sandwiches.


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