AWESOME Chicken Riggies

1
Barbara Scott

By
@Feebs17

A friend who is a native Upstate New Yorker gave me this recipe and it ROCKS! Everyone I make it for raves about it. Serve with a small salad, some fresh Italian bread and WOW, what a meal!

Rating:

☆☆☆☆☆ 0 votes

Serves:
6
Prep:
20 Min
Cook:
45 Min
Method:
Stove Top

Ingredients

Add to Grocery List

1/4 c
oil
1/4 c
butter
2
rounded tbsp. minced garlic
4
jarred roasted red peppers, sliced or chopped
1
4 oz. can tomato paste
1
28 oz. can petite diced tomatoes
1
tbsp. dried basil, or less according to taste
1/2 tsp
dried oregano
1/2 tsp
cayenne pepper (or to taste)
8 oz
sliced baby bella mushrooms
1
4 oz. can sliced black olives, drained
1/4 c
cooking sherry
2 c
chicken broth
4-5
boneless chicken breasts, cut into bite-sized pieces
salt to taste
ground pepper to taste
1 c
light cream (or more depending on taste)
1/2 c
grated parmesan cheese
1/2 c
shredded mozzarella cheese
2
1 lb. boxes of penne pasta

How to Make AWESOME Chicken Riggies

Step-by-Step

  • 1In oil and butter, gently saute the garlic until tender. Add chicken chunks and brown slightly. (Don't cook fully.)
  • 2Add the chicken broth, roasted red peppers, tomato paste, mushrooms, olives, and canned tomatoes. Cook on low for 20-25 minutes.
  • 3Add the Sherry and continue to cook on low for 10-15 minutes, stirring occasionally. Add a little water if mixture is dry.
  • 4Remove from heat, add the cream and parmesan cheese, and stir until lightly blended. Pour mixture over hot cooked pasta. Top with Mozzarella cheese.

Printable Recipe Card

About AWESOME Chicken Riggies

Course/Dish: Chicken, Pasta
Main Ingredient: Pasta
Regional Style: American




Leave a Comment

Winner, Winner Have An Easy Chicken Dinner Tonight Recipe

Winner, Winner Have an Easy Chicken Dinner Tonight

JustaPinch
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...

15 Easy Chicken Dinner Recipes

15 Easy Chicken Dinner Recipes

JustaPinch
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!

13 Cluckin' Great Chicken Recipes For Tonight's Dinner

13 Cluckin' Great Chicken Recipes for Tonight's Dinner

JustaPinch
Kitchen Crew@JustaPinch

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

promotion