Angel Hair Pasta with Pesto

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Sep. 23, 2011

Ingredients

Angel hair pasta 16 Ounce
Whipping cream 2 Cup (32 tbs)
Pesto 1/2 Cup (8 tbs)
Olive oil 1 Tablespoon
Garlic 3 Clove (15 gm) , minced
Boneless chicken breasts 1 Pound , cut into narrow strips

Directions

GETTING READY

1) Cook pasta according to package directions.

2) Drain the pasta and return to pot.

MAKING

3) Meanwhile, in small saucepan, boil the cream.

4) Add pesto; remove pan from heat and set aside.

5) In a large skillet, heat oil.

6) Add garlic and saute about 1 minute.

7) Add chicken strips; cook until lightly browned and tender, stirring frequently.

8) Add pesto sauce to chicken and let it simmer.

9) Add to pasta and toss to mix.

SERVING

10) Serve the pasta with crusty bread.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: Medium
Cook Time: 30 Minutes
Ready In: 30 Minutes

Nutrition Facts

Serving size Complete recipe

Calories 4596Calories from Fat 2181

 % Daily Value*

Total Fat 242 g372.3%

Saturated Fat 120 g600%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol

Sodium 1424 mg59.33%

Total Carbohydrates 364 g121.3%

Dietary Fiber 16 g64%

Sugars 42 g

Protein 162 g324%

Vitamin A % Vitamin C %

Calcium % Iron %

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet