Make your weeknight meals less stressful with a one-dish dinner solution like pasta and chicken in garlic cream sauce. Requiring less than an hour of kitchen duty, it’s an ideal dish when a quick comfort food solution is just what you’re looking for. As a dairy-fueled dinner, it’s a kid-friendly and nutritious option for the entire family to enjoy.
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PASTA AND CHICKEN IN GARLIC CREAM SAUCE
Prep time: 30 minutes
Cook time: 10 minutes
4 slices bacon, cut crosswise into 1/2-inch-wide pieces
3/4 pound boneless, skinless chicken breasts, cut into 3/4-inch pieces
10 ounces (about 4 cups) farfalle (bow tie) pasta
2 1/2 cups reduced-sodium chicken broth
4 cloves garlic, minced
1 1/2 teaspoons dried Italian seasoning
1/2 teaspoon coarsely ground black pepper
1 cup heavy cream
1 cup grated Parmesan cheese
3 cups baby spinach leaves
1 cup halved cherry tomatoes, for garnish
(Source: Milk Means More)
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