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Pesto Penne Pasta with Chicken

Prep Time10 mins
Cook Time15 mins
Course: Dinner, lunch
Cuisine: American
Keyword: chicken, chicken dinner, chicken recipes, healthi, healthy dinner, healthy lunch, healthy pasta, healthy recipe, lunch, meal prep, meal prepping, Pasta, pasta recipe, pesto, weight watchers, ww meals, ww recipe
Servings: 4 people

Ingredients

  • Chicken bouillon base optional
  • 8 oz Fiber Gourmet Light Penne or pasta of your choice
  • 1 Cup reserved pasta water
  • 1 1/2 Cups Tomatoes cut if large
  • 1/3 Cup Basil Spinach Pesto Recipe on my blog, linked in notes
  • 1/4 Cup Grated parmesan
  • 1/2 Pound Rotisserie chicken chopped
  • Salt & Pepper to taste
  • Fresh basil to garnish

Instructions

  • Get the water ready for your pasta and add the chicken bouillon (optional) for extra flavoring. Reserve pasta water and set aside once cooked
  • In a deep pan place the tomatoes and sear just for a few minutes
  • Deglaze the pan with the reserved pasta water while scraping the bits off the bottom of the pan
  • Add my Basil Spinach Pesto until all coated
  • Add the cheese, chicken and more tomatoes if desired
  • Season to taste with salt and pepper.
  • Garnish with fresh basil and enjoy

Notes

Basil Spinach Pesto recipe
250 Calories
5 WW personal points
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