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Cajun Chicken Pasta - Incredibly flavorful, super quick meal that's ready in under 20 minutes!
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Cajun Chicken Pasta

Incredibly flavorful, super quick meal that's ready in under 20 minutes!
Prep Time10 mins
Cook Time10 mins
Total Time20 mins
Course: Dinner, Entree, Main Course
Cuisine: Cajun
Keyword: cajun, chicken, creamy, pasta
Servings: 4
Calories: 964kcal
Author: DSTR

Ingredients

  • 2 boneless skinless chicken breasts cut into 1" pieces
  • 8 oz linguine cooked al dente
  • 3 tsp cajun seasoning
  • 2 Tbsp butter
  • 1 1/2 - 2 cup heavy whipping cream
  • 2 Tbsp sun-dried tomatoes I used canned diced tomatoes
  • 1/4 tsp salt
  • 1/4 tsp dried basil
  • 1/8 tsp fresh ground black pepper
  • 1 clove garlic minced
  • 1/4 cup green onions
  • 1/4 cup grated parmesan cheese

Instructions

  • Place chicken and Cajun seasoning in a bowl and toss to coat.
  • In a large skillet over medium-high heat, sauté chicken in butter until chicken is tender, about 5 to 7 minutes.
  • Reduce heat add heavy cream, tomatoes, basil, salt, garlic, black pepper, and heat through.
  • Pour over hot linguine and toss with parmesan cheese and green onions.

Nutrition

Calories: 964kcal | Carbohydrates: 27g | Protein: 23g | Fat: 87g | Saturated Fat: 53g | Cholesterol: 342mg | Sodium: 445mg | Potassium: 527mg | Fiber: 2g | Sugar: 2g | Vitamin A: 4133IU | Vitamin C: 4mg | Calcium: 222mg | Iron: 2mg