Chicken and Pasta with Summer Vegetables

Chicken And Pasta With Summer Vegetables Recipe

No Photo

Have you made this?

 Share your own photo!

Marcia Devenitch

By
@devgirlsmom

I had a recipe similar to this and lost it.....so I created this one which I think is even better! My husband and friends love it!

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Serves:
6
Prep:
20 Min
Cook:
20 Min

Ingredients

Add to Grocery List

3
chicken breasts (i've used bone in, skin on and baked it, then deskinned and deboned it and boneless and skinless and sauted it and i've used leftover chicken)
2
zucchini, diced
2
yellow summer squash, diced
1
red pepper, diced
2 cups
chicken broth (more if you like it saucier)
2 tsp
chopped garlic (more or less to taste)
3 c
cooked pasta of your choice, i like bow ties
8
large basil leaves, i use my kitchen scissors and cut it up right into the pan
1
large handful parmesan or pecorino romano cheese (more or less to taste)
1
lemon, juice of
1 Tbsp
corn starch mixed with a bit of cold water
salt and pepper to taste

How to Make Chicken and Pasta with Summer Vegetables

Step-by-Step

  • 1Prepare the chicken (bake 3 bone-in, skin-on breasts at 350 for about an hour, cool, remove skin and bone OR saute 3 boneless, skinless chicken breasts OR use leftover chicken) and cut into bite size pieces.
  • 2Dice zucchini, yellow squash, and red pepper. Melt and heat about 1 tablespoon olive oil and 1 tablespoon butter in large frying pan or wok. Saute the vegetables until tender. Add the garlic and saute for 3 more minutes.
  • 3Add chicken broth and heat until liquid is starting to bubble. Add the corn starch and cold water and stir. (Add more if you want the sauce thicker.) Add the lemon juice.
  • 4Add the basil, chicken, and pasta and heat through. Season with salt and pepper to taste.
    Sprinkle with cheese and stir. Serve with some cheese sprinkled on top.

Printable Recipe Card

About Chicken and Pasta with Summer Vegetables

Course/Dish: Chicken, Pasta
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, Healthy
Hashtags: #vegetables, #Stovetop




Leave a Comment

Winner, Winner Have An Easy Chicken Dinner Tonight Recipe

Winner, Winner Have an Easy Chicken Dinner Tonight

Kitchen Crew

Chicken is my go-to when I just can't figure out what to make for dinner. Whenever I find myself wondering what to make, I grab a package at the market...

13 Cluckin' Great Chicken Recipes For Tonight's Dinner

13 Cluckin' Great Chicken Recipes for Tonight's Dinner

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Need some inspiration for tonight's dinner? Try one of these 13 cluckin' great chicken recipes.

15 Easy Chicken Dinner Recipes

15 Easy Chicken Dinner Recipes

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Craving an easy weeknight meal? Look no further. Check out these simply irresistible ways to dress up chicken for a delicious (and easy) dinner recipe!