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Quicker Baked Potato

Try this method for speeding up the potato baking process (for a better texture than those that you microwave). Pre-heat the oven to 400. Place the potato in boiling water for 10 minutes. Bake for 30 minutes. This will cut the cooking time in half.

 

Chicken-rice Salad With Tomato & Basil


main dish, salads, chicken, rice

3 chicken breast halves:
1 ..boneless & skinless
5 medium tomatoes: thin wedges
1/2 cup chopped fresh basil
1 tablespoon olive oil
1 tablespoon fresh lemon juice
1 large garlic clove: minced
3 cup cooked long-grain white rice
1 large arugula or watercress bunch
4 tablespoon fresh basil: thinly sliced
1 ..(garnish)

Preheat oven to 400 F or prepare barbecue (medium-high heat). Season chicken with salt and pepper. Roast or grill chicken just until cooked through, about 15 min. Cool. Cut chicken into 1/2" wide strips. Combine tomatoes, chopped basil, oil, lemon juice and garlic in large bowl. Let stand at room temperature 20 min. Add rice and chicken to bowl and stir to blend. Season to taste with salt and pepper. Spoon salad into center of platter; surround with arugula. Garnish with thinly sliced basil. Serve salad at room temperature. From Bon Appetit, 8/93. Per serving: 380 cal, 6 g fat, 102 mg Na, 58 mg cholesterol.