Pasta, Broccoli and Chicken

Pasta, Broccoli and Chicken
  • 12 ounces rigatoni pasta
  • 1/2 pound fresh broccoli florets
  • 1/4 cup olive oil
  • 1 tablespoon minced garlic
  • 2 tablespoons pesto
  • 1 cup chopped tomatoes
  • 3/4 cup grated Parmesan cheese
  • 1 pound boneless chicken breast halves, cooked and chopped
  • salt to taste
  • ground black pepper to taste


  1. In a large pot with boiling salted water cook rigatoni pasta until al dente. Drain.
  2. Meanwhile, blanch broccoli florets in a medium size saucepan, remove with slotted spoon. In same pan saute the minced garlic and pesto sauce in the olive oil for 2 minutes. Add the chopped tomatoes and set aside.
  3. In a large bowl toss cooked pasta with blanched broccoli, cooked chicken, and garlic/tomato mixture. Add grated Parmesan cheese, salt, and ground black pepper and mix well. Serve warm.

03/30/2017
Pasta, Broccoli and Chicken, recipe PT15M PT1H 5 455 calories

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