Grilled Chicken with Lemon Basil Pasta Recipe

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Submitted by chentxu

Makes 6 servings



http://thepioneerwoman.com/cooking/2010/07/grilled-chicken-with-lemon-basil-pasta/

Recipe Ingredients for Grilled Chicken with Lemon Basil Pasta

460 g Chicken
200 g Pasta
2 tbsp Butter
60 ml lemon juice
250 ml Cream
175 g grated parmesan cheese
1 tsp Salt
1 tsp Black Pepper
25 basil leaves

Recipe Directions for Grilled Chicken with Lemon Basil Pasta

  1. Cook pasta, reserving 1 cup of hot pasta water when you drain. Set pasta aside in a colander.

  2. In the same pot, melt butter over medium heat. Squeeze in the juice of 3 to 4 lemons. Whisk together. Pour in cream and half-and-heat. Whisk until hot. Dump in cheese and whisk until melted. Add salt and pepper. Check consistency, adding some of the hot pasta water to loosen the sauce if needed.

  3. Pour pasta and sauce into a large serving bowl. Sprinkle remaining basil all over the top, then add sliced chicken breasts. Serve immediately!

Categories

Main Dish

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 166.1g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
397
Calories from Fat
155
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
17.2g
26%
Saturated Fat
9.4g
47%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
126mg
42%
Sodium
929mg
39%
Potassium
276mg
8%
Total Carbohydrates
21.7g
7%
Dietary Fiber
0.2g
1%
Sugars
1.2g
Protein
37.7g
Vitamin A 9% Vitamin C 9%
Calcium 35% Iron 12%
* 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
  • Low in sugar
  •   Bad points
  • High in saturated fat
  • High in cholesterol
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