Foodie Friday: Chicken Caesar Pasta

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Ingredients

  • 1 pound dry penne pasta
  • 1 tablespoon butter
  • 6 skinless, boneless chicken breast halves – cut into 1 inch cubes
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground black pepper
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1 (8 ounce) bottle Caesar salad dressing
  • 1/4 cup red wine vinegar
  • 1/2 cup grated Parmesan cheese
  • 1 head romaine lettuce – rinsed, dried and shredded
  • 1 large tomato, chopped

Directions

  1. Bring a large pot of lightly salted water to a boil. Add penne pasta and cook for 8 to 10 minutes or until al dente; drain.
  2. Melt butter in a large skillet over medium heat. Add chicken, pepper and salt. Cook 10 minutes or until chicken is cooked through. Remove skillet from heat.
  3. In a bowl, mix together salad dressing, vinegar and cheese. Toss together pasta, chicken, lettuce, and dressing mixture. Place in large serving bowl, and sprinkle with tomato. Garnish with croutons and Parmesan curls, if desired.

 

Nutritional Information

Amount Per Serving  Calories: 443 | Total Fat: 15g | Cholesterol: 59mg

 

What to Drink?

Wine Chardonnay
Cocktail Cranberry Sea Breeze

More Recipes at AllRecipes.com

 

Prep Time:
 30 Min
Cook Time:
 20 Min
Ready In:
 50 Min

 

 

 


 

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About anisesmith

I have a Masters Degree in Internet Marketing from Full Sail University. I am a Marketing & Social Media College Instructor, Course Developer, Digital Webinar Developer and Social Media Strategist. My Marketing experience consists of, Pharmaceutical, Healthcare Content, Direct Response, Mobile, Email and Digital. I am also proficient with Augmented Reality,Web Analytics, Print and Promotional Products. I have a special interest in NFC (Near Field Communications), Virtual Worlds and the Semantic Web because I believe these technologies are the wave of the future. Proficient in: Microsoft Office Suite, Basecamp, Moodle [LMS], Constant Contact, WordPress, basic HTML, iPhoto, iMovie, GarageBand, Key Note, ScreenFlow and Google Analytics. Demonstrated knowledge in: Facebook, Twitter, Google+, LinkedIn, Flickr, Instagram, Buffer, Triberr, Pheed, Tumblr, Vine, FourSquare, Slideshare, Layar, Tailwind, Houzz, Second Life and other related platforms. When I am not online I am a rabid Philadelphia EAGLES Fan, closet Foodie and mom to a miniature male version of myself.

Posted on September 15, 2011, in Chicken, Italian, Pasta. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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