I am so excited about this simple one pot meal! It was so easy to throw together and it has a unique flavor that I loved (and so did Miguel) plus it made great left overs!
One Pot Cheesy Chicken and Pasta with Peppers
What You Need:
- One pound of chicken breast cut up into small pieces
- Olive Oil
- Minced Onion
- Minced Garlic
- Italian Seasoning
- 1 red bell pepper diced
- 1 jalepeno diced (optional or you can add in another pepper of your choice)
- One box of shell pasta – I used whole wheat
- 1 can of chicken broth
- 1/2 cup of water
- One small container of plain greek yogurt
- 1 cup Italian Blend Shredded Cheese
What To Do:
- Cook chicken in olive oil, minced onion and minced garlic until no longer pink. When it is almost done, add in chopped peppers. Cook until tender.
- Add in the chicken broth, water, pasta and season with Italian seasoning and pepper.
- Cook covered until pasta is al-dente. This usually takes me 10-15 minutes. You can add more water gradually if it is getting to dry and noodles are not done cooking.
- Turn off heat. Add yogurt and stir until blended. Then add cheese and stir until melted and blended. If you want it creamier, add a splash of milk while you are mixing in the cheese.
That’s it! Enjoy!
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6 Replies to “One Pot Meal #5: Cheesy Chicken Pasta”
This looks so good! I love anything pasta!
Amanda || http://www.fortheloveofglitter.com
This looks and sounds amazing!!! I will be saving this recipe to try out soon!
Yum! This dish looks like the ultimate comfort food. Pasta, creamy cheese sauce, plus chicken, equals one delicious meal. I’m also a big fan of anything that can be made in “one dish”!
I think my family would love this!
This looks DELICIOUS!!! I am saving to make for dinner next week!
This looks so creamy and delicious! I love a good cheese sauce!