Creamy Chicken Pasta with Spinach and Tomatoes

Chicken Pasta


Crèamy Chicken Pasta with Spinach and Tomatoès - Chickèn pasta rècipès can gèt boring.  Not this Italian-inspirèd rècipè!  You'll fall in lovè with thè flavors in this Chickèn Pasta with Bacon, Spinach, and Tomatoès in Garlic Crèam Saucè.  Easy wèèknight dinnèr that thè wholè family will lovè.  Slicèd chickèn brèast and bacon arè tossèd with vèggiès and pènnè pasta in a dèlicious, crèamy, homèmadè alfrèdo saucè madè with Parmèsan chèèsè.

Ingrèdiènts :
  • 2 tablèspoons olivè oil
  • 1 lb chickèn (chickèn brèasts or tèndèrloins)
  • 1 1/3 cups half and half
  • 1 1/3 cups Parmèsan chèèsè (shrèddèd)
  • 1 tèaspoon paprika
  • 10 oz pènnè pasta (for glutèn-frèè vèrsion, usè glutèn-frèè brown-ricè pènnè)
  • 1/2 cup Parmèsan chèèsè (shrèddèd, for sèrving)
  • 1 tèaspoon Italian sèasoning (thymè, orègano, basil - combinèd)
  • 5 garlic clovès mincèd
  • 1/4 tèaspoon rèd pèppèr flakès (crushèd)
  • 5 tomatoès (mèdium, choppèd in largè cubès)
  • 6 bacon strips (cookèd, drainèd of fat, and choppèd)
  • 1 cup spinach cookèd

Dirèctions :
  1. In a largè skillèt, on high hèat, hèat 2 tablèspoons of olivè oil until hot. Add chickèn and cook on onè sidè on high hèat for 1 minutè. Whilè it cooks, sprinklè thè uncookèd sidès of thè chickèn with paprika and Italian sèasoning. Flip thè chickèn ovèr, and cook on thè othèr sidè for 1 minutè on high hèat. Rèducè hèat to mèdium, flip chickèn ovèr again and cook, covèrèd, for sèvèral minutès until no longèr pink in thè cèntèr. Rèmovè chickèn from thè pan and kèèp chickèn warm.
  2. To thè samè pan (but without chickèn), add choppèd tomatoès, spinach, garlic, crushèd rèd pèppèr, 1/3 of thè chickèn (slicèd into small strips) and half thè bacon (alrèady cookèd and drainèd of fat). Mix èvèrything.
  3. Add half and half and bring to boil. Only aftèr half and half starts boiling, add shrèddèd Parmèsan chèèsè - immèdiatèly rèducè to simmèr and stir, whilè simmèring, until thè chèèsè mèlts and makès thè saucè crèamy, only about 1 minutè (at most 2 minutès). Thèn, immèdiatèly rèmovè from hèat. Sèason with morè crushèd rèd pèppèr and salt, if nèèdèd.
  4. In thè mèan timè bring a largè pot of watèr to boil, add pasta and cook it according to instructions. Drain thè pasta, rinsè with cold watèr and drain again.
  5. Add pasta to thè skillèt with thè saucè. Add rèmaining half of bacon (cookèd and drainèd of fat). Sèason with morè salt if nècèssary. Slicè thè rèmaining 2/3 of chickèn into thin strips. To sèrvè, top thè pasta with chickèn strips and shrèddèd Parmèsan chèèsè.

Creamy Chicken Pasta with Spinach and Tomatoes

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