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6 INGREDIENTS 6 STEPS 35min

Creamy Pesto Pasta with Chicken

The best thing about our creamy pesto pasta with chicken is that it's ready in just minutes! This dish is perfect for a quick and easy weeknight meal. Simply cook the pasta according to the package directions, then add in the chicken and pesto sauce. Whether you're feeding your family or entertaining guests, this dish is sure to please everyone.
Creamy Pesto Pasta with Chicken Recipe | SideChef
The best thing about our creamy pesto pasta with chicken is that it's ready in just minutes! This dish is perfect for a quick and easy weeknight meal. Simply cook the pasta according to the package directions, then add in the chicken and pesto sauce. Whether you're feeding your family or entertaining guests, this dish is sure to please everyone.
Michelle is a Western NC based blogger. Sunscreen Queen and Recipe Creator. Travel and Adventure Seeker. Main idea girl and creator of The Wooden Spoon Effect.
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Michelle is a Western NC based blogger. Sunscreen Queen and Recipe Creator. Travel and Adventure Seeker. Main idea girl and creator of The Wooden Spoon Effect.
https://www.thewoodenspooneffect.com/
35min
Total Time
$3.80
Cost Per Serving

Ingredients

Servings
6
US / METRIC
1 box
(16 oz)
Cavatappi Pasta
1 jar
(8 oz)
Basil Pesto
1
or 1 bag Fully Cooked Frozen Shredded Chicken
to taste
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Nutrition Per Serving

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CALORIES
919
FAT
47.3 g
PROTEIN
64.1 g
CARBS
60.8 g

Cooking Instructions

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Step 1
Boil the Cavatappi Pasta (1 box) according to the manufacturer’s directions. Drain and reserve 1 cup of pasta water.
Step 2
Return the pasta to the pot and add the Rotisserie Chicken (1) and Basil Pesto (1 jar) to the top. Set back on the stove at medium heat.
Step 3
In a blender, pour in the pasta water and add the Grated Parmesan Cheese (1 cup) and blend until creamy.
Step 4
Add the creamy cheese to the top of the pot with pasta, chicken, pesto, Salt (to taste) and Ground Black Pepper (to taste) . Stir until combined.
Step 5
Simmer the dish for 10 minutes or until the chicken is warmed.
Step 6
Serve warm with extra parmesan on top.
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Nutrition Per Serving
Calories
919
% Daily Value*
Fat
47.3 g
61%
Saturated Fat
13.5 g
68%
Trans Fat
0.1 g
--
Cholesterol
244.0 mg
81%
Carbohydrates
60.8 g
22%
Fiber
3.4 g
12%
Sugars
2.7 g
--
Protein
64.1 g
128%
Sodium
1972.9 mg
86%
Vitamin D
0.1 µg
0%
Calcium
311.8 mg
24%
Iron
4.9 mg
27%
Potassium
30.0 mg
1%
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