Creamy Tuscan Chicken Pasta



Creamy Tuscan Chicken Pasta

Indulge in the rich flavors of Italy with this tantalizing Creamy Tuscan Chicken Pasta recipe. The combination of tender chicken, sun-dried tomatoes, spinach, and a luscious cream sauce will transport your taste buds to Tuscany, right in the comfort of your home.

Ingredients

  • 2 boneless, skinless chicken breasts
  • Salt and black pepper to taste
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • 3 cloves garlic, minced
  • 1 cup sun-dried tomatoes, drained and sliced
  • 1 cup spinach leaves
  • 1 1/2 cups heavy cream
  • 1 cup grated Parmesan cheese
  • 8 oz fettuccine pasta, cooked al dente

Instructions

  1. Season the chicken breasts with salt and pepper.
  2. In a large skillet, heat olive oil over medium-high heat. Add the chicken breasts and cook until golden brown on both sides and cooked through. Remove the chicken from the skillet and set aside.
  3. In the same skillet, add minced garlic and sauté for 1-2 minutes. Add sun-dried tomatoes and spinach, cooking until the spinach wilts.
  4. Reduce heat to low, pour in the heavy cream, and stir in grated Parmesan cheese until the sauce is smooth and creamy.
  5. Return the cooked chicken to the skillet and let it simmer in the sauce for a few minutes.
  6. Serve the creamy Tuscan chicken over cooked fettuccine pasta, garnished with additional Parmesan cheese and fresh parsley if desired.

Prep time: 10 minutes

Cook time: 20 minutes

Yield: 4 servings

Creamy Tuscan Chicken Pasta is a delightful combination of tender chicken, sun-dried tomatoes, spinach, and a luscious cream sauce, offering a taste of Tuscany in every bite.

Nutritional information per serving: Calories 650, Fat 38g, Carbohydrates 40g, Protein 32g

Embark on a culinary journey with Creamy Tuscan Chicken Pasta, where every forkful is a delightful dance of flavors and textures. The creamy sauce envelops the perfectly cooked chicken, while the sun-dried tomatoes add a burst of intense sweetness. The spinach brings a fresh and earthy note, making this dish not only visually appealing but also a wholesome treat for your taste buds.
Picture yourself in a charming Italian villa, savoring each bite of this delectable pasta dish as the aroma of garlic and Parmesan fills the air. It’s a symphony of tastes that will make this recipe a family favorite. So, gather your ingredients and let’s create a culinary masterpiece that will have everyone asking for seconds. Buon appetito!