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Cheesy Italian Chicken Recipe

Looking for an easy Cheesy Italian Chicken recipe? Learn how to make Cheesy Italian Chicken using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by ktewouters

Makes 5 servings



A little twist on traditional Italian

Recipe Ingredients for Cheesy Italian Chicken

1 pound chicken breast tenders
1 1/2 cups Pasta Sauce
8 ounces 2% Velveeta cheese
5 ounces rotini pasta

Recipe Directions for Cheesy Italian Chicken

  1. Heat skillet over medium-high heat; spray with non-stick cooking spray. Cook chicken until browned on both sides, about 1-2 minutes per side.

  2. Add pasta sauce; bring to a boil. Reduce heat and simmer 10-15 minutes or until chicken is cooked through. Add Velveeta cheese during last 3 minutes; mixing well to incorporate.

  3. Serve over cooked pasta.

Categories

Chicken, Main Dish, Italian

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 246.0g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
296
Calories from Fat
59
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
6.5g
10%
Saturated Fat
2.5g
12%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
73mg
24%
Sodium
1198mg
50%
Potassium
261mg
7%
Total Carbohydrates
28.1g
9%
Dietary Fiber
1.8g
7%
Sugars
6.2g
Protein
30.4g
Vitamin A 19% Vitamin C 3%
Calcium 43% Iron 8%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
C+
  Good points
  • High in calcium
  •   Bad points
  • High in sodium
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