Recipes


PRINT PAGE   

Pesto Chicken Saute

Pesto Chicken Saute Recipe

Print Recipe

Prep/Cook Time: 45 Minutes
Servings: 4
Average Rating: Star Star Star Star Star

YOU MAY ALSO LIKE


12 ounces
1 tablespoon vegetable oil
1/2 cup scallions, chopped
1 cup low-sodium chicken broth
2 cups ripe cherry or grape tomatoes, halved
2 tablespoons prepared basil pesto sauce
4 cups hot, cooked whole wheat pasta (farfalle or penne)
1/4 cup shaved Parmesan cheese, optional


  1. In a large non-stick skillet, heat oil over a medium-high heat; add scallions and sauté 30 seconds. Stir in chicken strips and broth; cover and simmer 5-6 minutes, or until chicken pieces are heated through. Stir in tomatoes; continue to simmer 2 minutes. Mix in pesto sauce, remove from heat and keep warm to serve.
  2. For each serving, place 1 cup cooked pasta in a heap on a plate or in a wide, deep bowl. Ladle 1 cup cooked, hot chicken mixture over top of pasta and sprinkle with 1 tablespoon shaved Parmesan, if desired.

  • Serving Size 383g

  • Servings Per Recipe 4

  • Amount Per Serving (* % of Daily Value)

  • Calories 380

  • Total Fat 11g (17%)

  • Saturated Fat 2g (13%)

  • Trans Fat 0g

  • Cholesterol 60mg (20%)

  • Sodium 430mg (18%)

  • Total Carbohydrate 43g (14%)

  • Dietary Fiber 5g

  • Sugars 3g

  • Protein 32g

  • Vitamin A 15%

  • Vitamin C 20%

  • Calcium 10%

  • Iron 15%

  • * Percent of Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

    ** This is a representation of the nutrition label. The actual nutrition label may vary slightly.




Be the first to write a review for this recipe!

Sign Up    Log In

Email Address

Password

Log In

Forgot your Password?

Email Address

Password

Confirm Password

First Name

Last Name

Zip Code

Sign Up

 
     
RECIPES PRODUCTS TIPS FROM THE KITCHEN PERDUE WAY WHAT'S NEW
Search Recipes
Recipe Videos
Search Products
Our Brands
Where to Buy
What's New
Handling Tips
Storage
Kitchen Prep
Cooking
Our 100% Veggie Feed
Our USDA Program
Our Family Heritage
Overview

Other Perdue Sites

X CLOSE

AgriBusiness AgriRecycle Careers Perdue Retail Trade
 
Corporate Foodservice International