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Backpacker Magazine – August 2009

Recipe: Spicy Chicken Salad Sandwich

P&J is for amateurs. This spiced up sandwich is just what your taste buds need on the trail.

by: Drea Knufken


2 ciabatta rolls, halved
1/2 tablespoon dried cilantro
1/4 teaspoon ground cumin
1/4 teaspoon garlic powder
1/ 6 teaspoon chili powder
8-ounce can corn
Salt and pepper
7-ounce chicken- breast pouch
1/2 cup grated Parmesan cheese
4 1-ounch ranch dressing packets
1/4 cup crumbled bacon

At home Drain corn and double-bag in zip-top bag. Spoon spices into another zip-top bag; shake to combine. Place bacon pieces and Parmesan into two separate bags.

In Camp To make one sandwich: Mix chicken, corn, bacon, and Parmesan in a bowl. Stir in ranch dressing and spices. Spread half on a roll.

Prep time 10 min
Price $5 per serving
Weight 15 oz. per serving
Serves 2
Calories 728
Fat 44 g
Carbs 43 g
Protein 45 g

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Anonymous
Aug 31, 2011

gross

roger
Feb 23, 2010

Why not use freeze dried corn, cook and let cool? Also what about pita bread rather than the folls? Both will save some weight.

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