Creamy Tomato-Basil Pasta with Chicken

Creamy Tomato-Basil Pasta with Chicken

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"A few fresh ingredients transform chicken and pasta into this simple and creamy flavor-filled dish."

Ingredients

30 m servings 427 cals
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Nutrition

  • Calories:
  • 427 kcal
  • 21%
  • Fat:
  • 9.8 g
  • 15%
  • Carbs:
  • 47.6g
  • 15%
  • Protein:
  • 36.2 g
  • 72%
  • Cholesterol:
  • 71 mg
  • 24%
  • Sodium:
  • 516 mg
  • 21%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

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  1. Cook pasta as directed on package. Meanwhile, heat 2 Tbsp. dressing in large skillet on medium heat. Add chicken; cover. Cook 5 to 6 min. on each side or until done (165 degrees F). Remove chicken from skillet; cover to keep warm. Carefully wipe out skillet with paper towel.
  2. Add remaining dressing, broth and seasonings to skillet; cook 3 to 4 min. or until heated through. Add Neufchatel; cook and stir 2 to 3 min. or until Neufchatel is melted. Stir in tomatoes; cook 3 min.
  3. Drain pasta. Add to ingredients in skillet with Parmesan and basil; mix well. Serve topped with chicken.

Footnotes

  • Serving Suggestion: Serve with a crisp tossed green salad.
  • Variation: Substitute 1 lb. uncooked deveined peeled medium shrimp for the chicken, cooking shrimp in the dressing 5 to 6 min. or until shrimp turn pink, stirring frequently. Remove shrimp from skillet; cover to keep warm. Wipe out skillet, then continue as directed.
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This recipe was fantastic! I added the cooked chicken to the pasta and sauce to mix it altogether just before serving. Don't skip on the basil, it adds amazing fresh flavor. Next time I may add ...

I made this for dinner tonight and it was delicious! I'll be making this again, but next time I may cut down on the amount of pasta. I like my pasta with a little bit more sauce, but that's a ...

very good! I used a KRAFT red pepper vinaigrette because i couldn't find the sun-dried tomato kind. I added extra veggies (red pepper, zucchini) and cooked them in the dressing for a while to ma...

This recipe is very tasty. I was surprised by how much flavor the chicken had. It was very moist, also. (Be sure to let it rest before slicing.) I sliced the chicken very thinly, and we had ...

This was a great early spring way to enjoy tomato and basil pasta, one of our summer favorites. Next time I'll add some garlic. I squeezed a bit of lemon juice on after my first bit for some e...

Was delicious for a change!! I substituted neufchatel for cream cheese and it was creamy and just the right amount of flavor!!

We just made this recipe tonight and it was delicious! We did not have grape or cherry tomatoes but diced up a few Roma tomatoes. We also cut up zucchini and yellow squash to give it some extra ...

Marinate and grill the chicken it is amazing! It adds a nice charred flavor. I always use fresh garlic in this recipe and somtimes I use the garlic phiadelphia cooking creme instead of regular...

This is amazing, this was the first meal my boyfriend made me and it was sooo good. Although we used regular cream cheese in place of the neufchatel cause we didnt know what that was, and we us...