Frying pan, Stovetop, Pot (small), Knife
Pat the chicken dry with a paper towel. Halve the chicken lengthwise.
Heat a drizzle of oil on a pan over medium-high heat. Add the chicken. Season with salt & pepper. Sear undisturbed, 5-7 min on each side, until fully cooked (internal temp reaches 165°F). Transfer to a plate or cutting board.
In a pot of salted, boiling water, cook the pasta according to package instructions. Strain the pasta.
Slice the chicken.
Add the pasta to the same pan over low heat. Add onion powder, pesto & parmesan cheese. Mix it all together.
Add in the sliced chicken. Mix it all together. Add the peas, stir & cook 2 more min.
Serve hot, topped with more parmesan cheese. Enjoy!
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- Hannah, Food Editor
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On average, one serving of the recipe "Chicken Pesto Pasta" contains 737 Energy, 40 g of Fat, 60 g of Carbohydrates, 54 g of Protein, 5 g of Fiber.