Creamy Chicken Pesto Pasta

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Jan. 04, 2016

Creamy Chicken Pesto Pasta is a delicious main meal based on a dish I tried on a recent visit to Brisbane. A delicious home made pesto sauce is combined with succulent chicken breast pieces and freshly chopped avocado. The combination is simply divine - give it a go!

Ingredients

Pine nuts 1/2 Cup (8 tbs)
Garlic 3 Clove (15 gm)
Salt To Taste
Extra virgin olive oil 3/4 Cup (12 tbs)
Parmesan cheese 60 Gram , freshly grated
Basil leaves 2 Cup (32 tbs)
Chicken breast fillets 2 , chopped into chunks
Cream 2 Tablespoon
Pasta 500 Gram (cooked as per packet directions)

Directions

Please watch the video for directions.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: Easy
Cook Time: 15 Minutes
Ready In: 15 Minutes
Servings: 4

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 1094Calories from Fat 542

 % Daily Value*

Total Fat 60 g92.3%

Saturated Fat 6 g30%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol

Sodium 352 mg14.67%

Total Carbohydrates 100 g33.3%

Dietary Fiber 5 g20%

Sugars 7 g

Protein 33 g66%

Vitamin A % Vitamin C %

Calcium % Iron %

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet