Creamy Chicken Pomodoro

Creamy Chicken Pomodoro

Ready in 40 minutes
11 review(s) averaging 4.5. 91% would make again

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"Great recipe ,the whole family loved it! I added fresh spinach to it and some red wine. Thanks for posting!!"


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2 Tbsp. olive oil; divided
6 small boneless skinless chicken breast halves; (1-1/2 lb.)
4 cloves garlic, minced
1/4 tsp. crushed red pepper
1 can (14-1/2 oz.) diced tomatoes,; undrained
4 oz. Cream Cheese,; cubed
2 cups penne pasta; uncooked
1 cup Shredded Mozzarella Cheese
2 tablespoons Parmesan Cheese; Grated
2 Tbsp. fresh basil; chopped

Original recipe makes 6 Servings



HEAT 1 Tbsp. oil in large nonstick skillet on medium heat.

Add chicken; cook 3 min. on each side or until golden brown on both sides. Transfer to plate.

ADD remaining oil to skillet.

Stir in garlic and pepper flakes; cook and stir 30 sec.

Add tomatoes and cream cheese; cook and stir 2 to 3 min. or until cream cheese is melted and sauce is well blended.

Return chicken to skillet along with any meat juices; cover. Simmer 8 to 10 min. or until chicken is done (165?F).

Meanwhile, cook pasta as directed on package, omitting salt.

Sprinkle chicken with cheeses and basil.

Remove from heat.

Let stand, covered, 2 to 3 min. or until mozzarella is melted.

Serve over drained pasta.


For added color and texture, serve with a mixed green salad tossed with your favorite


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"A variation on this recipe  Chicken breasts are coated with seasoned breadcrumbs, bathed in Alfredo Sauce, then topped with tomatoes & two cheeses for a delicious twist on a traditional dish." Firebyrd Firebyrd

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Lukenkristen 7 months ago

Not bad, would probably make again.
Jackiechan042003 1 year ago

apatricew 1 year ago

So good, my family loved it and asked for seconds
mquattlebaum 1 year ago

Really good but needs more seasonings
Fun_Patrol 2 years ago

tlcroyer 2 years ago

Easy to make and tasty! My family loved it!
lauriealeh 2 years ago

Really good and easy to make! We had people over for dinner and they said how yummy it tasted.
Ange325 2 years ago

sooo yummy!!! and veryy easyy!!!
vikim66 2 years ago

Great recipe ,the whole family loved it! I added fresh spinach to it and some red wine. Thanks for posting!!
sleannr 3 years ago

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