Penne w/ chicken in garlic cream sauce

sherry monfils

By
@smonfils

This is one of my husbands favorite dishes I make.
The garlic cream sauce really makes this dish stand out!

Calories: 470
Fat: 14 grams
Carbs: 13 grams.


Featured Pinch Tips Video

Comments:

Serves:

4

Prep:

15 Min

Cook:

20 Min

Ingredients

4
bonelss, skinless chicken breasts, pounded thin
1/4 tsp
salt
1/8 tsp
pepper
8 oz
dried dreamfields penne rigate pasta
1 Tbsp
olive oil, extra virgin
1 large
zucchini, halved lengthwise and sliced
2 c
fresh mushrooms, sliced.
3 tsp
minced garlic in olive oil, jarred.
1 c
reduced-sodium chicken broth
1 Tbsp
flour
4 oz
light cream cheese, softened.
1/4 c
dried tomatoes, chopped.
1 Tbsp
dried parsley
2 Tbsp
grated romano cheese.

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Sprinkle chicken w/ salt & pepper. Spray a lg skillet w/ cooking spray. Place skillet over med-high heat. Cook chicken until no longer pink inside, about 5 min per side. Remove chicken from pan. Cook pasta, drain, keep warm. Heat oil in skillet, place over medium heat. Cook zucchini, mushrooms and garlic for 5 min, stirring occasionally. Add veggies to pasta. In small bowl, whisk together broth and flour until smooth. Add flour mix to skillet. Add cream cheese to skillet and whisk until smooth. Cook 1 min. Stir in dried tomatoes. Add mix to pasta and veggies. Sprinkle w/ parsley and cheese.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Chicken, Pasta, Other Sauces
Other Tag: Quick & Easy
Hashtags: #Garlic, #Cream, #sauce, #penne