Kickin' Chicken Power Protein Team Up
Choose plain or seasoned chicken, a whole grain crispbread or rice cake, a 100-calorie snack, your choice of melon or berries to create a high protein food combo that provides a good source of fiber and contains about 250 calories.
Choice of whole grain:1 brown rice cake or 1 whole grain light crispbread wafer (such as multigrain, whole wheat, or rye)
One (1) pre-portioned pouch of cooked chicken, 2.5 – 2.6 oz. (about ½ cup), plain or seasoned
Choice of one (1) 100 calorie single-serving snack pack: Almonds or Almonds & Walnuts or Cashews or Roasted soybeans (edamame) or Roasted fava (broad) beans
Choice of melon balls or cubes: ½ cup cantaloupe or ½ cup honeydew or ½ cup watermelon or ½ cup blackberries or ½ cup blueberries or ½ cup raspberries or ½ cup strawberries
Dash of black pepper and/or salt-free seasoning blend (optional to season plain cooked chicken)
Top your choice of crispbread or rice cake with the chicken.
Select your choice of snack and melon to enjoy on the side.
Enjoy at home, or pack and take to eat at work or on the go.
- Purchase pre-cut melon for added convenience.
- If choices of chicken and pre-portioned snacks are limited at your grocery store, check with online retailers, such as Amazon.
- If you have leftover cooked chicken breast (or turkey breast), you can chop or shred it up and use it too! If it’s a little dry, mix it in a bowl with a little water, broth, balsamic or seasoned vinegar, or a little fat-free salad dressing (not included in nutritional analysis).
Calories 240, Protein 16 grams, Fat 8 grams, Carbs 26 grams, Fiber 6 grams