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Pesto Chicken Pasta Recipe

Looking for an easy Pesto Chicken Pasta recipe? Learn how to make Pesto Chicken Pasta using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by kariail

Makes 12 servings



Yummy. Easy. VERY filling so it doesn't take much!

Recipe Ingredients for Pesto Chicken Pasta

2 cup Asparagus
4 serving Basil Pesto
2 cup, chopped or diced Chicken, Breast, Meat Only
2 cup, chopped Pecans
12 oz Rotini
15.972 oz Idaho Bleu Cheese Crumbles

Recipe Directions for Pesto Chicken Pasta

Grill or boil chicken then cut into small peices or shred. Cook pasta according to package directions and add chopped bunch of asparagus into boiling water last 8 minutes of cook time. Drain. Mix all ingredients together. Makes about 12, one cup servings
Categories

Pasta, Main Dish

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 165.1g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
494
Calories from Fat
311
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
34.6g
53%
Saturated Fat
9.4g
47%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
67mg
22%
Sodium
798mg
33%
Potassium
186mg
5%
Total Carbohydrates
26.3g
9%
Dietary Fiber
6.7g
27%
Sugars
3.4g
Protein
21.7g
Vitamin A 9% Vitamin C 2%
Calcium 26% Iron 20%
* 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
92% confidence
C
  Good points
  • Low in sugar
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