Easy Chicken And Pasta Dinner Recipe

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Easy Chicken and Pasta dinner

Kate Benefiel

By
@TheMrsB

Thought this up because i was feeling too lazy to make chicken parm but wanted the chicken with our pasta. Simple crowd pleaser. (or hubby pleaser haha)

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
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Ingredients

2
large boneless skinless chicken breasts, cubed
3 Tbsp
olive oil, extra virgin
1-1 1/2 tsp
dried basil
1/2 tsp
black pepper
2 clove
garlic(divided)
1 1/2 tsp
sugar
1 jar(s)
marinara sauce
1 box
pasta, cooked

Step-By-Step

1Begin to cook pasta as instructed on the box.
2Cook chicken in a skillet with olive oil, basil, pepper and 1 1/2 cloves of garlic.
3Meanwhile, heat marinara sauce adding remaining garlic and sugar.
4When chicken is fully cooked, use a slotted spoon to remove it from pan, and add directly to marinara sauce. Keep covered, simmering over low heat while pasta cooks.
5When pasta is finished, drain and top with chicken and marinara combination. Serve hot with italian bread.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Chicken, Pasta
Other Tag: Quick & Easy