One-Pan Chicken Alfredo: Weeknight Magic!
Picture this: It’s a busy weeknight, and you want to create something delicious for dinner without spending hours in the kitchen. That’s where our One-Pan Chicken Alfredo comes to the rescue. This recipe is pure magic because it’s not only incredibly easy to make but also packs a punch of flavor that will satisfy your taste buds.
- 2 boneless, skinless chicken breasts
- 8 oz fettuccine pasta
- 2 tablespoons olive oil
- 2 cloves garlic, minced
- 1 cup heavy cream
- 1 cup grated Parmesan cheese
- Salt and pepper to taste
- Fresh parsley for garnish
- Start by seasoning the chicken breasts with salt and pepper.
- In a large skillet, heat the olive oil over medium-high heat.
- Add the chicken breasts and cook for about 6-7 minutes per side, or until they are cooked through and no longer pink in the center. Remove them from the skillet and set aside.
- In the same skillet, add minced garlic and cook for about 1 minute until fragrant.
- Add the heavy cream and grated Parmesan cheese, stirring constantly until the sauce thickens and the cheese is fully melted.
- Meanwhile, cook the fettuccine pasta according to package instructions. Drain and set aside.
- Slice the cooked chicken breasts into strips.
- Add the cooked pasta and sliced chicken to the skillet with the Alfredo sauce. Stir everything together until well coated.
- Let it simmer for a few minutes until everything is heated through.
- Serve hot, garnished with fresh parsley.
Preparation Time: 10 minutes
One-Pan Chicken Alfredo is the perfect weeknight dinner. Creamy Alfredo sauce, tender chicken, and fettuccine pasta come together in one pan for a meal that’s not only delicious but also quick and easy to prepare.
Nutritional Information (per serving):
– Calories: 540
– Fat: 34g
– Carbohydrates: 35g
– Protein: 28g
Imagine the smiles around the dinner table as your family indulges in this creamy, comforting dish. One-Pan Chicken Alfredo is a weeknight magic trick that will make you feel like a kitchen superstar without the hassle. Try it tonight, and watch the compliments pour in!