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Would you serve a carb with this?

i felt like doing something "different" tonight with my chicken cutlets. i placed some slices of ham and some shredded cheese on one cutlet and then put another cutlet on top (kind of like chicken cordon bleu) and then sprinkled breadcrumbs on top. i plan to make a frozen veggie with it (either broccoli, corn or mixed veggies... havent decided yet) would you also serve a carb like tots or rice or just the meat and the veggies? i feel like the chicken itself will be very filling.

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Asked by tnm786 at 5:11 PM on Mar. 25, 2013 in Food & Drink

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  • I would serve a small salad as well.
    Yes some rice on the side would be delightful but you can also serve bread and butter as a side if someone feels the need for a little more.

    Answer by Dardenella at 5:14 PM on Mar. 25, 2013

  • Just make corn with it, it's still a starch.

    Answer by maecntpntz219 at 5:14 PM on Mar. 25, 2013

  • It should be fine with just veggies. But, if you really want a carb, I'd just make a few rolls (one for each of you) adding rice would be too much, IMO.

    Answer by 3libras at 5:15 PM on Mar. 25, 2013

  • yeah i agree i think ill just do the veggie and if anyone needs a little extra something ill serve bread and butter or rolls. thanks!

    Comment by tnm786 (original poster) at 5:28 PM on Mar. 25, 2013

  • No. Most of the time I skip the carbs, unless it's pasta or rice every once in a while. I haven't ate a regular potato in years.

    Answer by m-avi at 5:49 PM on Mar. 25, 2013

  • I always serve a meat/protein, a carb and one or two fruits/veggies. I would more than likely serve a carb like corn or potatoes with something like that and not bread or rice...

    Answer by But_Mommie at 5:51 PM on Mar. 25, 2013

  • You can. I would do rice. Or a dinner roll.

    Answer by louise2 at 6:32 PM on Mar. 25, 2013

  • I am always up for carb, but why not sliced tomatos or a cucumber salad? It sounds wonderful!

    Answer by jerseydiva at 7:07 PM on Mar. 25, 2013

  • I always serve a carb side with something like that. Mashed potatoes would be a good choice.

    It sounds tasty.

    Answer by Ginger0104 at 7:12 PM on Mar. 25, 2013

  • it was actually really REALLY delicious! i just did mixed veggies and we were all stuffed. for once i didnt have a ton of leftovers because the kids were forced to eat the chicken this time lol

    Comment by tnm786 (original poster) at 7:15 PM on Mar. 25, 2013

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