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Creamy Garlic Parmesan Pasta With Chicken

Creamy Garlic Parmesan Pasta With Chicken

I absolutely adore this creamy garlic Parmesan pasta with chicken recipe! Nothing is better than easy flavorful one pan chicken recipes. If you are looking for something simple and absolutely mouthwatering that your family will adore, then this rigatoni pasta is the dish for you. 

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Pasta and chicken recipes are amazing especially this one that uses rigatoni, Parmesan, cream, butter, chicken, and all the seasonings. Rigatoni pasta is such a fun and easy noodle to cook with. It’s the spiral one that is short. However you can use any type of pasta you prefer

What ingredients do you need for one pan chicken recipes like pasta with chicken?

Ingredients

  • 1 lbs boneless skinless chicken tenders, diced in 1-inch pieces
  • 1 tbsp butter
  • 1 tbsp olive oil
  • 1/4 cup freshly shredded Parmesan
  • 1 tbsp garlic paste
  • 1/4 cup chopped onions
  • 1 tsp paprika
  • 1 tsp onion powder
  • 1/2 tsp black pepper
  • 1 tsp dried parsley
  • 1/2 teaspoon red pepper flakes more or less depending on heat tolerance
  • 2 cups rigatoni pasta
  • 2 cups chicken broth
  • 3/4 cup heavy cream

How do you make this rigatoni pasta recipe?

One pan chicken and pasta recipes
  • Slice your chicken into 1 inch slices and splash with lemon juice and seasoning with the garlic salt.
  • Heat the butter in a large non stick skillet on medium high heat, and sauté the onions for a minute then add the garlic paste and sauté another minute.
  • Add in the chicken slices, reduce the heat to medium-low, place the lid on the skillet, and cook for 5 minutes.
  • Stir the chicken around, add in the Parmesan, paprika, onion powder, black pepper, and dried parsley, and stir again.
  • Then slowly pour in the heavy cream and bring it to a simmer for 2 minutes.
  • Transfer the chicken mixture (everything in the skillet) into a large (heat safe) bowl and set aside.
  • Combine the chicken broth and pasta noodles into the same skillet and place the lid back on.
  • Cook the noodles for about 6 minutes on medium heat.
  • Transfer the chicken mixture back into the skillet with the pasta noodles and stir.
  • Simmer the one pan chicken recipe together for about 2 minutes then turn off the heat and allow it to rest for 10 minutes to thicken.
  • Garnish the rigatoni pasta with chicken recipe with a bit more Parmesan, dried parsley, and red chili flakes.

Nutrition Facts

Servings: 4

Amount per serving

Calories 415

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 20.3g 26%

Saturated Fat 8.7g 43%

Cholesterol 116mg 39%

Sodium 517mg 22%

Total Carbohydrate 24.2g 9%

Dietary Fiber 0.7g 3%

Total Sugars 1.7g

Protein 32.9g

Vitamin D 12mcg 59%

Calcium 94mg 7%

Iron 1mg 7%

Potassium 624mg 13

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Garlic Parmesan Pasta With Chicken

This one pan rigatoni pasta with chicken and creamy garlic Parmesan sauce it the cozy comfort dish you need to try!
Course Main Course
Cuisine American
Keyword chicken, comfort food, easy recipe, family recipes, one pan, pasta
Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 15 minutes
Resting Time 10 minutes
Total Time 40 minutes
Servings 4 Servings
Calories 414kcal
Author Anyreasonlife
Cost $7

Equipment

  • Standard Large Non Stick Skillet

Ingredients

  • 1 lbs boneless skinless chicken tenders, diced in 1-inch pieces
  • 1 tbsp butter
  • 1 tbsp Olive oil
  • 3/4 cup heavy cream
  • 2 cups chicken broth
  • 2 cups rigatoni pasta dry
  • 1/4 cup chopped onions
  • 1 tbsp garlic paste
  • 1/2 tbsp garlic salt
  • 1 tsp lemon juice
  • 1/4 cup Parmesan cheese
  • 1/2 tsp paprika
  • 1 tsp dried parsley
  • 1/2 tsp onion powder
  • 1/2 tsp black pepper
  • 1/2 tsp red chili flakes

Instructions

  • Slice your chicken into 1 inch slices and splash with lemon juice and seasoning with the garlic salt. 
  • Heat the butter in a large non stick skillet on medium high heat, and sauté the onions for a minute then add the garlic paste and sauté another minute.
  • Add in the chicken slices, reduce the heat to medium-low, place the lid on the skillet, and cook for 5 minutes.
  • Stir the chicken around, add in the Parmesan, paprika, onion powder, black pepper, and dried parsley, and stir again.
  • Then slowly pour in the heavy cream and bring it to a simmer for 2 minutes.
  • Transfer the chicken mixture (everything in the skillet) into a large (heat safe) bowl and set aside.
  • Combine the chicken broth and pasta noodles into the same skillet and place the lid back on.
  • Cook the noodles for about 6 minutes on medium heat.
  • Transfer the chicken mixture back into the skillet with the pasta noodles and stir.
  • Simmer them together for about 2 minutes then turn off the heat and allow it to rest for 10 minutes to thicken. 
  • Garnish with a bit more Parmesan, dried parsley, and red chili flakes.

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Notes

Nutrition Facts
Servings: 4
Amount per serving
Calories 415
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 20.3g 26%
Saturated Fat 8.7g 43%
Cholesterol 116mg 39%
Sodium 517mg 22%
Total Carbohydrate 24.2g 9%
Dietary Fiber 0.7g 3%
Total Sugars 1.7g
Protein 32.9g
Vitamin D 12mcg 59%
Calcium 94mg 7%
Iron 1mg 7%
Potassium 624mg 13
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