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BBQ Chicken Sandwiches

Rated as 4.39 out of 5 Stars

"'With four small children at home, I need quick yet filling meals,' says Leticia Lewis of Kennewick, Washington. This fast family favorite is just 66 cents per sandwich. 'For a spicier taste, eliminate the ketchup and increase the amount of salsa to 1 cup,' she suggests."
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Ingredients

35 m servings
Original recipe yields 6 servings

Directions

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  1. In a saucepan, saute the onion, celery and garlic in butter until tender. stir in the salsa, ketchup, brown sugar, vinegar, Worcestershire sauce, chili powder, salt and pepper. Add chicken; stir to coat. Bring to a boil. Reduce heat; cover and simmer for 15 minutes. Serve about 1/3 cup chicken mixture on each bun.

Footnotes

  • Nutritional Analysis: One sandwich equals 270 calories, 6 g fat (2 g saturated fat), 45 mg cholesterol, 764 mg sodium, 35 g carbohydrate, 2 g fiber, 19 g protein. Diabetic Exchanges: 2 starch, 2 lean meat.

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I'm giving this a 4 but doctored up i would give it a 5. I did the whole thing in the crockpot and just put fresh boneless chicken in the bottom, topped with onions, celery and garlic. I mixed t...

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i needed to use up some leftover barbecued chicken in the fridge and this easy recipe fed 3 of us. We thought it was more like sloppy joes with chicken than bbq tasting. This was simple but didn...

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I'm giving this a 4 but doctored up i would give it a 5. I did the whole thing in the crockpot and just put fresh boneless chicken in the bottom, topped with onions, celery and garlic. I mixed t...

This is pretty good. It kind of reminds me of manwich. I added sweet BBQ sauce (probably like 1/4 a cup) to it, just to make it more BBQ-ish.

I also do this in a crock with boneless chicken breasts. Made this for a bridal shower and everyone loved it. This recipe is also great for pulled pork. Same ingredients in crock pot over por...

i needed to use up some leftover barbecued chicken in the fridge and this easy recipe fed 3 of us. We thought it was more like sloppy joes with chicken than bbq tasting. This was simple but didn...

Needed something quick for dinner & had most of the ingredients, so decided to try it-Very good & easy, used all salsa & served it over rice. Used the last of my rotiserie chicken & will definet...

I served it to a crowd, and it was very tasty!

These were delicious! Didn't need to change a thing. Thanks for the recipes, Leticia!

This is great! I followed the recipe pretty closely but left out the Worcestershire sauce (I didn't have any) and the brown sugar. We used it as an alternative sub sandwich filling. Everyone e...

Wanted to do something with some leftover rotisserie chicken. Only a couple of minor changes. I only had about 2 or 3 tablespoons worth of salsa on hand so i used it and added about 1/2 cup of...