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

  1. Begin to cook pasta as instructed on the box.
  2. Cook chicken in a skillet with olive oil, basil, pepper and 1 1/2 cloves of garlic.
  3. Meanwhile, heat marinara sauce adding remaining garlic and sugar.
  4. When 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.
  5. When 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




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