Italian Baked Chicken with Pasta Recipe

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Submitted by aim4dbay

Makes 4 servings



Baked chicken with tomatoes, breadcrumbs, cheese, and pasta.

Recipe Ingredients for Italian Baked Chicken with Pasta

1 cup elbow macaroni
2 tablespoon extra virgin olive oil
1/2 cup chicken breast, cubed
1/2 cup onion, diced
1 garlic clove, diced
14 1/2 ounce diced tomatoes
1 cup mozzarella, part skim milk cheese
1/4 cup bread crumbs
1/4 cup parsley, chopped
1/4 teaspoon kosher salt
1/4 teaspoon pepper
1/4 cup parmesan, shredded cheese
1 tablespoon butter

Recipe Directions for Italian Baked Chicken with Pasta

  1. Preheat oven to 400 degrees F.

  2. Bring a medium pot of salted water to a boil over high heat.

  3. Add pasta and cook until just tender, stirring occasionally, about 5 minutes. Drain pasta into a large mixing bowl.

  4. Meanwhile, put the olive oil in a medium saute pan over medium heat. Add the cheicken and cook for 3 minutes.

  5. Add onoins and garlic, stirring to combine, and cook until the onions are soft and the chicken is cooked through, about 5 minutes more.

  6. Put the chicken mixture into the bowl with the cooked pasta. Add the canned tomotoes, mozzarella cheese, parsley, alt and pepper. Stir to combine.

  7. Place the mixture in a buttered 8 by 8 by 2 inch baking dish.

  8. In a small bowl mix together the bread crubms and the parmesan cheese. Sprinkle over the top of the pasta mixture.

  9. Dot the small bits of butter. Bake until the top is golden, about 30 minutes.

Categories

Main Dish

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 212.2g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
358
Calories from Fat
167
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
18.6g
29%
Saturated Fat
7.8g
39%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
43mg
14%
Sodium
484mg
20%
Potassium
430mg
12%
Total Carbohydrates
27.8g
9%
Dietary Fiber
2.6g
10%
Sugars
4.6g
Protein
20.1g
Vitamin A 29% Vitamin C 32%
Calcium 32% Iron 11%
* 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
B
  Good points
  • High in selenium
  •   Bad points
  • High in saturated fat
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