• Chicken and Rice Casserole in a Mug Mix

    Chicken and Rice Casserole in a Mug

    1/3 cup instant rice
    1 teaspoon dried celery flakes
    1/4 teaspoon dried onion flakes
    1 teaspoon dried chives
    1 (4 1/2 ounce) can chunk chicken

    In a small bowl, combine all ingredients, except the can of chicken. Mix well and place in a sandwich size zip-top bag and seal. Place can of chicken in mug and top with filled bag. Make sure the mug holds a volume of 1 1/2 cups.

    Decorate mug and attach a gift tag with the following directions:

    Chicken and Rice Casserole:

    Chicken and Rice Casserole Mix
    1/2 cups water
    1 tablespoon butter
    2 tablespoons shredded cheddar cheese

    Place chicken and rice casserole mix from bag into mug. Add drained chicken from can to ingredients in mug.

    In a small saucepan, place water and butter. Bring to a boil and pour over ingredients in mug. Mix well and let stand for 5 to 8 minutes. Top with shredded cheddar cheese and heat in microwave until cheese is melted.
    Comments 3 Comments
    1. Donna-M's Avatar
      Donna-M -
      I bring the water and butter to a boil in the mug.Really quick and no pan to wash.
    1. Irishcolleen's Avatar
      Irishcolleen -
      Quote Originally Posted by Donna-M View Post
      I bring the water and butter to a boil in the mug.Really quick and no pan to wash.
      Great idea!! I'm all about less cleaning! LOL!
    1. Irishcolleen's Avatar
      Irishcolleen -
      Going to try the first recipe! You people are simply ingenious with all of these great ideas!! I'm so addicted to this site!


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