Blackened Chicken Breast with Fettuccine Alfredo

2
Ashley Lemon

By
@Lemonsnuka

From Ashleyscooking.com - I know this sounds crazy, but Applebee's has one of the best blackened chicken bowls I've ever had. Which inspired me to make my own version, and a better version at that. I made my own blackened rub, and it turned out great. Slightly spicy with all the flavor you'd expect from a blackened chicken breast. The searing seals the juices inside the chicken, and makes for a delicious dinner. A great compliment to the fettuccine Alfredo, since the Alfredo has a rich Parmesan taste

Rating:

★★★★★ 8 votes

Comments:
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

  • BLACKENED CHICKEN BREAST

  • 3
    chicken breast
  • 3 Tbsp
    butter
  • 1 Tbsp
    smoked paprika
  • 1/2 tsp
    salt
  • 1 tsp
    onion powder
  • 1 tsp
    garlic powder
  • 1/2 tsp
    cayenne pepper
  • 1/4 tsp
    black pepper
  • 1/4 tsp
    thyme, dried
  • 1/2 tsp
    oregano, dried
  • FETTUCCINE ALFREDO

  • 1/4 c
    butter
  • 3
    garlic cloves, minced
  • 1 c
    heavy cream
  • 1/8 tsp
    black pepper
  • 1/4 tsp
    salt
  • 1/2 c
    parmesan cheese
  • 6 oz
    fettuccine pasta

How to Make Blackened Chicken Breast with Fettuccine Alfredo

Step-by-Step

  1. Pat the chicken breast dry with a paper towel.
    Mix all the seasonings together, and pat onto the dry chicken breast on both sides.
  2. Heat butter in a skillet, once hot add the chicken one by one and cook for 3 min each side.
  3. After the chicken is seared, bake for an additional 30 min at 375 F.
  4. FETTUCCINE ALFREDO:
    Melt the butter over medium heat, and add minced garlic cook for 3-4 min until garlic is slightly brown.
  5. Slowly pour the heavy cream into the butter garlic mixture.
  6. Add the black pepper, salt, and Parmesan cheese, cook for 5-8 min or until thick. If it still looks runny after 8 min, turn the burner off and let it cool slightly on the burner. It will thicken up.
  7. Cook pasta according to directions, and toss with Alfredo sauce.
  8. Optional ** Add cooked broccoli and chopped tomatoes when you toss with the Alfredo sauce.

Printable Recipe Card

About Blackened Chicken Breast with Fettuccine Alfredo





Show 18 Comments & Reviews

9 Healthy Chicken Crock Pot Recipes

9 Healthy Chicken Crock Pot Recipes

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Want to put an easy, flavorful and healthy chicken dinner on the table? Then try one of these 9 healthy chicken Crock Pot recipes. Cooking healthy shouldn't mean slaving away...

Chicken Dinner Recipes To Try This Week

Chicken Dinner Recipes to Try This Week

Kitchen Crew

One of my favorite things to make during the week is chicken. I always have some handy in the freezer so I don't have to run to the store when...

20 Ultimate Comfort Food Recipes

20 Ultimate Comfort Food Recipes

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Creamy, cheesy, yummy and crazy delicious comfort food to help you get through these cold winter days!