Creamy Chicken Pesto Pasta
Updated: Apr 6, 2021
350g penne rigate
300ml light cream
1/2 cup basil pesto
3 green onions, sliced
1 1/2 cups skinless shredded roast chicken
1/2 cup drained sun-dried tomatoes, thinly sliced
1/3 cup finely grated parmesan cheese
Thinly sliced green onions, to serve
Crusty bread, to serve
Cook pasta in a saucepan of boiling, salted water, following packet directions, until tender. Drain, reserving 1/4 cup liquid.
Return pasta to pan over medium-low heat. Add reserved liquid, cream, pesto, onion, chicken and tomato. Stir to combine. Cook, stirring, for 1 to 2 minutes or until heated through.
Divide between bowls. Top with parmesan and onion. Serve with bread.