Tomato & Chicken Penne

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Jul. 01, 2013

Diced tomatoes, fresh basil and chicken make this a delicious Italian dish to serve up in a jiffy!


Olive oil 1/4 Cup (4 tbs)
Garlic 1 Teaspoon , chopped
Canned diced tomatoes 28 Ounce , drained
Fresh basil 1/2 Cup (8 tbs) , chopped
Boneless skinless chicken breast 2 Pound , cooked and cubed
Penne pasta 16 Ounce , cooked
Mozarrella cheese 8 Ounce , shredded
Salt and pepper To Taste



1. In a skillet, heat oil over medium heat, add garlic and sauté for one minute. Add in tomatoes and basil, cook for another 2 minutes.

2. Add chicken, sauté for about 5 minutes, until heated through. Transfer to a large serving bowl, add pasta and cheese, toss gently to mix. Season with salt and pepper, mix again.


3. Serve with your choice of beverage.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: Easy
Cook Time: 10 Minutes
Ready In: 10 Minutes
Servings: 8

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 512Calories from Fat 140

 % Daily Value*

Total Fat 16 g24.6%

Saturated Fat 5 g25%

Trans Fat 0 g


Sodium 462 mg19.25%

Total Carbohydrates 49 g16.3%

Dietary Fiber 3 g12%

Sugars 2 g

Protein 41 g82%

Vitamin A % Vitamin C %

Calcium % Iron %

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet