Chicken Carbonara

Good, basic, savory dish. A bit salty for my taste but easy to make.

(4.3, 116) 95% would make again

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Yield: 4 Servings Ready in 45 minutes

Cuisine: American   Main Ingredient: Chicken

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Made this for dinner! It was delicious. I added some onion and a little extra cream and bacon drippings because the original recipe didn't make enough sauce to coat my pasta. Will be making this again fir sure!!
Exploring_food , 3 years ago
I have made this a few times and the ONLY thing I do differently is I use thin spaghetti noodle instead of the rice. This is now a monthly meal at my house, my family LOVES it! Thanks for such a great recipe!
maidinblisscleaning , 3 years ago
Ended up fairly bland. Would probably use less cream and some more seasonings next time.
NavyGator , 3 years ago
Love this! Even my picky little 3 year old ate it. I added mushrooms and onions at the beginning and used a bit more cheese!
Melbisson , 3 years ago
Fantastic! I omitted the chicken and served it with penne pasta instead of rice but the sauce was delicious!
Mom193 , 3 years ago
Very Good base recipe! I used uncle ben's brown rice and instead of peas i used spinach. It was delish! the whole famly loved it!
amberlynne4 , 3 years ago
Delicious! We did use regular rice instead of Uncle Ben's and it was great!
Mollylc2000 , 3 years ago
Most everyone liked it! My pickest eater (eldest daughter) turned up her nose, but even Picky Eater #2 had seconds!
OmniDad4 , 3 years ago
Made it for everyone at the fire station and we all loved it will make again
jwlaurie , 3 years ago
Really tasty! Will make again.
Lainieh , 3 years ago
Honestly best chicken dish I have ever made thank you
Sandrizzo , 3 years ago
This was so good! I wasn't sure if the sauce was going to thicken, but it turned out just fine, delicious in fact! Thank you so much for such a good dinner!!
maidinblisscleaning , 3 years ago
Very Good, My husband loved it so much, he wants it tomorrow night too. I had a lot left over, so I just made some more sauce and added to it. The fresh garlic was such a great taste with the cream. Oh and used used penne pasta instead of rice!
aphilbeck8 , 3 years ago
excellent! used spaghetti instead of the rice! kids loved it!
skuntflibber , 3 years ago
Very tasty dish .I added fresh tortellini at the end as a extra.
Rzr67 , 3 years ago
This is definitely delicious but it does not need the butter garlic rice. Plain rice or noodles help to bring out the flavor of the dish instead of smothering it.
super2189 , 3 years ago
Interesting recipes. A few comments though, if your going to name a recipe make sure it fits. A true Carbonara is made with eggs and pasta. of which this has none. Not really sure what you could name it though maybe a Primivera? Its the Rice that throws it off.
pb1316 , 3 years ago
Great recipe! The family and I scarfed it down next time I am going to make double the sauce that was a big request. Thanks
jsierra1083 , 3 years ago
This was fantasic! My husband is still talking about this recipe and how much he loved it! He even called his mom to tell her how good it was and he usually hates rice but he loved it all.. I added broccoli and I will definitely be making this again! Thank you for sharing this :)
Amy_lastname , 3 years ago
It was good, I used white rice because that's what we had on hand. Next time we might use pasta.
rpms111 , 3 years ago
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