Wednesday, January 9, 2013

Using my Home Canned Chicken

I thought I would share one way that I recently used my home canned chicken (I will try and share more as I continue to use the chicken). You can find directions on how I canned the chicken HERE . I don’t have actual measurements for this meal as I just threw it together one evening when we needed dinner rather quick like!

I opened 1 pint jar of chicken, drained it and then chopped it up on the cutting board..

Then I sautéed up some sliced onions, peppers, and carrot sticks. I cooked this until the carrots were soft…

Then I added the chicken and let this heat up (sorry about the blurry pic :)…

Finally I added about 4 cups of cooked brown rice. I seasoned it with soy sauce and a little bit of fish sauce. I just added the sauces until it tasted right to me.. :) .. just go easy on them as you can always add more but can’t take it out if you discover you over seasoned it…

This was very tasty! Since I had the rice leftover from a previous meal (I also keep cooked rice in the freezer for use in quick meals) and I had the canned chicken cooked and waiting on the shelf, the meal went together in less than 20 minutes. I served it with a nice big green salad.


  1. I second that! ha, ha. And Hooray for canned meat! Well done! ;)

  2. That looks good!

    I canned small red beans today using your tutorial. Thanks for sharing.

    1. Yeah!! Good job! They are so nice to have on hand!! Crystal :)

  3. Sounds great! I'm so glad I finally found you and your blog. I am a super fan of your web page and miss new additions. Since I have found your blog I can stay up with things here. Thank you for the time you have put into it.


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