1In saucepot over medium heat, cook flour and safflower oil 5 min. or until golden brown, stirring occasionally.
2Add onions, celery and peppers. Cook 5 min. or until peppers are crisp-tender, stirring frequently. Add garlic, thyme and Creole seasoning blend. Cook 30 sec.
3Stir in diced kielbasa, chicken broth, tomatoes with juice and tomato paste. Increase heat to high and bring to a boil. Reduce heat to medium. Let simmer 10 min. Stir in chicken, rice and parsley. Cook 2 min. or until heated through.