ArtsAutosBooksBusinessEducationEntertainmentFamilyFashionFoodGamesGenderHealthHolidaysHomeHubPagesPersonal FinancePetsPoliticsReligionSportsTechnologyTravel

Making 3 meals with 1 rotisserie chicken

Updated on April 8, 2014

Rotisserie chicken

Make 3 meals with 1 chicken
Make 3 meals with 1 chicken

The grocery list

Each meal will serve 2-4 people

First thing to do is go buy the following items. We usually choose Sams club because we have a membership and it's just easiest for us

  • 1 rotisserie chicken
  • 1 loaf of french bread, or Italian bread
  • 1 bag or 3 heads of romaine lettuce
  • 1 onion
  • 1 can chicken broth or one bullion cube
  • 1 avocado
  • sour cream, tortilla chips (optional)
  • 3-4 carrots
  • 1 can black olives
  • 1 can cheap salsa
  • 2 large potatoes
  • 1 bag of egg noodles
  • 2-3 stalks of celery
  • butter
  • 1 bunch of asparagus
  • croutons, cheese, salad fixings that you like
  • olive oil
  • Garlic cloves
  • salt & pepper
  • shredded cheese

Meal 1-rotisserie chicken with buttered bread, baked asparagus, and salad

  • Cut up and serve chicken as you normally would
  • Serve with fresh slices of Italian/french bread and butter
  • baked asparagus (wash asparagus, cover with olive oil, salt & pepper, and chopped garlic) cook for 12-15 minutes in oven on a foil covered pan
  • make a side salad
  • Serve all together


Meal 2-homemade chicken soup

  • Pick off as much chicken as you can from the carcass, and place in a sealed container
  • Place carcass of chicken in stock pot and fill with water until its just covered, bring to a boil
  • Strain carcass from pot, and pour remaining liquid into a crock pot, with either 1 can chicken broth, or one chicken bullion cube
  • add chopped carrots, salt and pepper, chopped celery, chopped potatoes, some chopped onion and cook on low for 4-6 hours, or until veggies are tender
  • cook egg noodles as described on the bag, add as many as you'd like to the soup and eat!


Chicken quesadilla's

Meal 3-chicken quesadillas

  • warm a large skillet on the stove
  • place one flour tortilla in skillet, add saved chopped chicken, salsa, cheese, olives, onion, avocado,
  • place another tortilla on top of that and press down on the two halves with either a meat press or a smaller size skillet
  • Serve with tortilla chips, more chopped romaine and sour cream if desired


    0 of 8192 characters used
    Post Comment

    • Dan Barfield profile image

      Dan Barfield 

      5 years ago from Gloucestershire, England, UK

      Nice hub! I like the recipes and I like the frugality. I'm a big believer in making food go a long way. It's funny how leftover based meals are often even better than the one that sparked them off.


    This website uses cookies

    As a user in the EEA, your approval is needed on a few things. To provide a better website experience, uses cookies (and other similar technologies) and may collect, process, and share personal data. Please choose which areas of our service you consent to our doing so.

    For more information on managing or withdrawing consents and how we handle data, visit our Privacy Policy at:

    Show Details
    HubPages Device IDThis is used to identify particular browsers or devices when the access the service, and is used for security reasons.
    LoginThis is necessary to sign in to the HubPages Service.
    Google RecaptchaThis is used to prevent bots and spam. (Privacy Policy)
    AkismetThis is used to detect comment spam. (Privacy Policy)
    HubPages Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide data on traffic to our website, all personally identifyable data is anonymized. (Privacy Policy)
    HubPages Traffic PixelThis is used to collect data on traffic to articles and other pages on our site. Unless you are signed in to a HubPages account, all personally identifiable information is anonymized.
    Amazon Web ServicesThis is a cloud services platform that we used to host our service. (Privacy Policy)
    CloudflareThis is a cloud CDN service that we use to efficiently deliver files required for our service to operate such as javascript, cascading style sheets, images, and videos. (Privacy Policy)
    Google Hosted LibrariesJavascript software libraries such as jQuery are loaded at endpoints on the or domains, for performance and efficiency reasons. (Privacy Policy)
    Google Custom SearchThis is feature allows you to search the site. (Privacy Policy)
    Google MapsSome articles have Google Maps embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    Google ChartsThis is used to display charts and graphs on articles and the author center. (Privacy Policy)
    Google AdSense Host APIThis service allows you to sign up for or associate a Google AdSense account with HubPages, so that you can earn money from ads on your articles. No data is shared unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    Google YouTubeSome articles have YouTube videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    VimeoSome articles have Vimeo videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    PaypalThis is used for a registered author who enrolls in the HubPages Earnings program and requests to be paid via PayPal. No data is shared with Paypal unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    Facebook LoginYou can use this to streamline signing up for, or signing in to your Hubpages account. No data is shared with Facebook unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    MavenThis supports the Maven widget and search functionality. (Privacy Policy)
    Google AdSenseThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Google DoubleClickGoogle provides ad serving technology and runs an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Index ExchangeThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    SovrnThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Facebook AdsThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Amazon Unified Ad MarketplaceThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    AppNexusThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    OpenxThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Rubicon ProjectThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    TripleLiftThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Say MediaWe partner with Say Media to deliver ad campaigns on our sites. (Privacy Policy)
    Remarketing PixelsWe may use remarketing pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to advertise the HubPages Service to people that have visited our sites.
    Conversion Tracking PixelsWe may use conversion tracking pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to identify when an advertisement has successfully resulted in the desired action, such as signing up for the HubPages Service or publishing an article on the HubPages Service.
    Author Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide traffic data and reports to the authors of articles on the HubPages Service. (Privacy Policy)
    ComscoreComScore is a media measurement and analytics company providing marketing data and analytics to enterprises, media and advertising agencies, and publishers. Non-consent will result in ComScore only processing obfuscated personal data. (Privacy Policy)
    Amazon Tracking PixelSome articles display amazon products as part of the Amazon Affiliate program, this pixel provides traffic statistics for those products (Privacy Policy)