NEW ORLEANS, Feb. 28, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The frozen aisle just got cooler. Zatarain's, the brand serving up New Orleans-Style food for more than 120 years, is expanding its line of frozen offerings with new Meals for Two Frozen Entrees, a quick and convenient way to jazz up a delicious dinner for two any night of the week.
Ready in just 10 minutes, Zatarain's Meals for Two are simple to prepare in a skillet or in the microwave. Each entree contains 24 oz. of premium meats, rice or pasta, fresh vegetables, and the finest seasonings. Meals for Two offer the authentic flavors of a fully prepared New Orleans-Style restaurant-quality dish without all the cooking and cleanup, and are conveniently available at select retailers nationwide. The new savory varieties include:
- ZATARAIN'S® Frozen Meals for Two Blackened Chicken Alfredo: Seasoned grilled white meat chicken and penne pasta in a zesty, creamy Alfredo sauce that makes for a flavorful New Orleans-Style meal. (MSRP $6.99-$7.49)
- ZATARAIN'S® Frozen Meals for Two Chicken and Sausage Jambalaya: Long-grain rice with seasoned grilled white meat chicken, Andouille sausage, onions, bell peppers, and spices that bring an authentic New Orleans-Style flavor to the table in no time. (MSRP $6.99-$7.49)
- ZATARAIN'S® Frozen Meals for Two Smothered Chicken and Rice: Seasoned grilled white meat chicken and long grain rice in a rich brown sauce with broccoli and red bell peppers is an easy-to-prepare New Orleans-Style meal. (MSRP $6.99-$7.49)
- ZATARAIN'S® Frozen Meals for Two Beef and Mushroom Pasta: The perfect blend of ingredients, with seasoned beef, mushrooms and twisted pasta ribbons in a creamy sauce. (MSRP $6.99-$7.49)
"We are excited to add Zatarain's Meals for Two to our already robust line of flavorful frozen entrees," said Jennifer Young, Marketing Manager for Zatarain's. "Even with today's hectic schedules, new Meals for Two make it easy for family and friends to spend less time cooking and more time connecting over a delicious meal."
New Single-Serve EntreesZatarain's has also added two new single-serve varieties to the existing line of frozen entrees:
- ZATARAIN'S® Frozen Chicken and Mushroom Risotto: Savory roasted chicken, marinated mushrooms and wild rice in a creamy garlic butter sauce. (MSRP $3.49)
- ZATARAIN'S® Frozen Big Cheesy Pasta: A quick and easy way to jazz up mealtime with creamy cheddar cheese sauce with broccoli, carrots, red bell peppers and pasta. (MSRP $3.49)