Easy Chicken and Pasta dinner

Easy Chicken And Pasta Dinner Recipe

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Kate Benefiel

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@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)

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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

How to Make Easy Chicken and Pasta dinner

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.

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About Easy Chicken and Pasta dinner

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