One-Pot Wonder: Easy and Delicious Chicken Alfredo Pasta



One-Pot Wonder: Easy and Delicious Chicken Alfredo Pasta

Imagine a cozy evening at home, the aroma of a comforting Italian meal wafting through your kitchen. Our One-Pot Wonder: Easy and Delicious Chicken Alfredo Pasta is the perfect dish for such moments. It combines the rich, creamy flavors of Alfredo sauce with tender chicken and perfectly cooked pasta, all in a single pot. This recipe is a testament to the idea that a satisfying meal doesn’t have to mean a pile of dishes to wash afterward.

Ingredients

  • 2 cups of penne pasta
  • 1 pound of boneless, skinless chicken breasts, cut into bite-sized pieces
  • 2 tablespoons of olive oil
  • 2 cloves of garlic, minced
  • 1 cup of heavy cream
  • 1 cup of grated Parmesan cheese
  • 1/2 cup of butter
  • Salt and pepper to taste
  • Fresh parsley, chopped, for garnish

Instructions

  1. Start by heating the olive oil in a large skillet over medium-high heat.
  2. Add the chicken pieces and cook until they are no longer pink in the center, about 5 minutes per side.
  3. Remove the chicken from the skillet and set it aside.
  4. In the same skillet, add the minced garlic and sauté for about 1 minute until fragrant.
  5. Reduce the heat to medium and stir in the heavy cream, butter, and grated Parmesan cheese.
  6. Cook, stirring constantly, until the sauce is smooth and creamy.
  7. Return the cooked chicken to the skillet and add the cooked penne pasta.
  8. Toss everything together until the chicken and pasta are well coated with the Alfredo sauce.
  9. Season with salt and pepper to taste.
  10. Garnish with chopped fresh parsley.
  11. Serve hot and enjoy your delightful One-Pot Wonder: Easy and Delicious Chicken Alfredo Pasta!

Prep Time: 15 minutes

Yield: 4 servings

Creamy Alfredo sauce, tender chicken, and perfectly cooked pasta come together in a single pot for this easy and delicious One-Pot Wonder.

Nutrition Information: Calories: 580, Fat: 34g, Carbohydrates: 35g, Protein: 30g

Picture yourself savoring every bite of this creamy and satisfying Chicken Alfredo Pasta. The best part? You won’t have a mountain of dishes to clean up afterward, making it a true one-pot wonder. Whether you’re cooking for a special occasion or just craving some comfort food, this recipe is sure to become a family favorite. So, gather your ingredients, grab a pot, and get ready to create a memorable meal that’s as easy to make as it is delicious!

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