Asparagus & Chicken Pasta Recipe
450 package pasta, such as penne
4 chicken breasts, skinned and
2 tsp olive oil
1/2 tsp basil salt and pepper
1/2 cup parmesan cheese
2 tsp white wine
Cook pasta in a large pot of salted boiling water until ad dente,
about 8 min. Meanwhile, snap off and discard woody ends of asparagus.
Then, slice spears into 2 inch pieces. Set aside to add to pasta
during last 3 min. of cooking. Meanwhile, cut chicken into strips.
Heat oil in a large frying pan set over medium heat. Add chicken.
Stir often until cooked through, about 3 min. Stir in wine and
seasonings. Drain pasta and asparagus. Toss with chicken.
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