Valentine’s Chicken Sandwiches

Advocate staff photo by RICHARD ALAN HANNON Valentine's Chicken Sandwiches offer an easy option for a casual Valentine's Day supper. Show caption
Advocate staff photo by RICHARD ALAN HANNON Valentine's Chicken Sandwiches offer an easy option for a casual Valentine's Day supper.

ADVOCATE-TESTED RECIPE

Valentine’s Chicken Sandwiches

Serves 4. Recipe is by Julie Kay.

1 lb. boneless, skinless chicken breasts or thighs

1 onion, chopped

1 green bell pepper, chopped

1 tsp. chili powder

½ tsp. garlic powder

½ tsp. black pepper

1 (12-oz.) bottle chili sauce

1. Slice chicken into strips and put all ingredients into slow cooker. Cook on Low for 6 to 8 hours.

2. Using heart-shaped cookie cutter, cut bread into heart shapes.

3. Remove chicken mixture with slotted spoon and put on a heart-shaped slice of bread. Top with another heart-shaped bread slice and serve.