Chicken & Sun-dried Tomato Pasta


Having grown up with an Italian grandmother, pasta is something that I definitely enjoy. This Chicken & Sun-Dried Tomato Pasta recipe satisfies even the biggest pasta cravings.

  • Ingredients:
    1. 1 pkg chicken tenders; cut into 1/2 pieces
    2. 1 pkg penne pasta
    3. 1/2 cup sun-dried tomatoes; sliced thin
    4. 2 Tbsp sun-dried tomato pesto
    5. 4 cloves garlic; finely minced
    6. 1/2 cup chicken stock; reduced sodium preferred
    7. 2 Tbsp fresh basi;l finely chopped
    8. 1 Tbs dry oregano
    9. 1/4 cup extra-virgin olive oil
    10. sea salt & fresh ground black pepper; pinch of each
    11. 1/4 cup parmigiano Reggiano cheese; parmesan cheese is also an option
  • Directions:
    1. Cook pasta according to package instructions, rinse, drain & set aside in large bowl.
    2. In a separate saute pan add olive oil & garlic, set on medium heat burner, stir until garlic is lightly browned.
    3. Place chicken tenders in pan, add chicken stock, sun-dried tomatoes & pesto, continue to stir well.
    4. Cook until chicken is no longer pink.
    5. Add oregano, basil salt & pepper.
    6. Cook & stir for another 2-3 minutes.
    7. Transfer all ingredients in large bowl with chicken, sprinkle with cheese & mix well.
    8. Serve in individual pasta bowls & enjoy!