Main Dishes

Garlic Chicken Pasta

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This Garlic Chicken Pasta is creamy, cheesy and full of flavor. It is packed with Broccoli and Prosciutto!

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4 oz. (115g) prosciutto, cut into pieces
1 lb. (450g) chicken breasts, cut into bite-sized pieces
½ teaspoon salt
¼ teaspoon ground black pepper
1 tablespoon olive oil
10 garlic cloves, unpeeled, soaked in water to soften the skin
½ cup white wine
1 bay leaf
1 teaspoon Worcester sauce
½ cup heavy cream
½ cup grated Parmesan cheese
3 cups uncooked penne pasta
2 cup broccoli florets
1 teaspoon cornstarch mixed 1 teaspoon water
In a large pan, cook prosciutto over medium-high heat, stirring occasionally, until crispy and browned (about 5-7 minutes). Remove from pan and drain using paper towels. In the same pan, heat 1 tablespoon...
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Nutritions

Calories
459

Sodium
874mg
36% DV

Fat
27g
41% DV

Protein
18g
36% DV

Carbs
29g
10% DV

Fiber
2g
10% DV

You can't beat the ease of this creamy and cheesy Smoked Sausage Pasta for a 30-minute dinner that the whole family will love. Made-from-scratch skillet mac and cheese is tossed with kielbasa and tender broccoli florets so that you get an entire meal in one pan. This kid-friendly dish is perfect for busy weeknights!

2 c uncooked elbow macaroni
1 1/2 c chopped broccoli florets
1 T olive oil
13 oz smoked sausage ( such as kielbasa )
1/2 c finely diced onion
2 T butter
2 T all purpose flour
1 1/2 c half and half
8 oz sharp cheddar
4 oz smoked gouda
1/2 t dry mustard
Kosher salt and pepper
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  • Cook macaroni in a large pot of salted boiling water until al dente, according to package instructions. During the final 3 minutes of cooking time, add the broccoli florets to the boiling water with...
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Nutritions

Calories
756

Sodium
738mg
30% DV

Fat
39g
61% DV

Protein
31g
62% DV

Carbs
62g
21% DV

Fiber
4g
18% DV