Chicken Spaghetti Recipe

Chicken Spaghetti is a delectable and satisfying dish that combines the best of two worlds: succulent chicken and al dente spaghetti. This mouthwatering recipe offers a perfect blend of flavors, with tender chicken pieces cooked to perfection and tossed in a rich tomato-based sauce. The dish is elevated with the addition of aromatic herbs, garlic, and onions, providing a tantalizing aroma that will have your taste buds dancing with delight. Whether you’re hosting a family dinner or looking for a comforting meal, Chicken Spaghetti is a surefire crowd-pleaser that will leave everyone craving for more.

Recipe for Chicken Spaghetti

Preparation time: 45 minutes

Serves: 4-6

Ingredients:

  • 8 ounces spaghetti
  • 2 boneless, skinless chicken breasts, cut into small cubes
  • 1 tablespoon olive oil
  • 1 onion, finely chopped
  • 2 cloves garlic, minced
  • 1 red bell pepper, diced
  • 1 can (14 ounces) crushed tomatoes
  • 1 teaspoon dried oregano
  • 1 teaspoon dried basil
  • Salt and pepper, to taste
  • Grated Parmesan cheese, for garnish
  • Fresh basil leaves, for garnish

Instructions:

  1. Cook the spaghetti according to package instructions until al dente. Drain and set aside.
  2. In a large skillet, heat the olive oil over medium heat. Add the chicken cubes and cook until browned and cooked through. Remove the chicken from the skillet and set aside.
  3. In the same skillet, add the onion, garlic, and red bell pepper. Sauté until the vegetables are tender.
  4. Return the chicken to the skillet and add the crushed tomatoes, dried oregano, and dried basil. Season with salt and pepper to taste. Stir well to combine.
  5. Reduce the heat to low and let the sauce simmer for 15-20 minutes to allow the flavors to meld together.
  6. Serve the cooked spaghetti with the chicken sauce on top. Garnish with grated Parmesan cheese and fresh basil leaves.

Nutrition facts per serving:

  • Calories: 350
  • Fat: 8g
  • Carbohydrates: 45g
  • Protein: 26g
  • Fiber: 5g