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How to cook chicken pesto over penne w/ spinach

Chicken, spinach and roasted peppers in a pesto sauce over penne

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These are basically all the leftover ingredients from the two dinners from the other night! Three great dinners with a bit of the same ingredients!

These are basically all the leftover ingredients from the two dinners from the other night! Three great dinners with a bit of the same ingredients!

Heat olive oil in a sauté pan, add garlic & chicken. I chop up the raw chicken prior to cooking it. Cook til the chicken is thoroughly cooked.

Add chicken broth, roasted peppers, spinach. Simmer for about ten minutes.

Add chicken broth, roasted peppers, spinach. Simmer for about ten minutes.

Now add the pesto sauce, I add about three spoonfuls. Simmer another five minutes, then toss with the penne pasta.

Now add the pesto sauce, I add about three spoonfuls. Simmer another five minutes, then toss with the penne pasta.

Add a touch of Parmesan cheese if you like & dig in :)

  • Chicken
  • Spinach
  • Roasted peppers
  • Olive Oil
  • Garlic
  • Chicken broth
  • Pesto
  • Penne