Bruschetta Chicken Pasta

Bruschetta Chicken Pasta: Flavorful chicken and tender pasta, topped with a balsamic glaze. Your favorite appetizer in an easy 30 minute meal.

Bruschetta Chicken Pasta

Chicken Bruschetta is one of my all time favorite restaurant appetizers. This easy weeknight meal has all those same flavors you love!


Bruschetta Chicken Pasta

The sauce comes together with juicy fresh tomatoes,aromatic garlic, and basil. This is a great dish to use up fresh summer produce from your garden ,or from the farmer’s market.

Bruschetta Chicken Pasta

Finally, the Chicken Bruschetta is topped off with a balsamic drizzle with just the right amount of sweetness.

Bruschetta Chicken Pasta

Best of all this dinner comes together in 30 minutes! Doesn’t get much easier than that!

Bruschetta Chicken Pasta

Ingredients:

  • 1 Pound Bow Tie Pasta 
  • 6 Roma Tomatoes, Chopped
  • Large Handful of Fresh Basil Leaves, Roughly Torn
  • 2 Tablespoons Olive Oil
  • Salt & Pepper, To Taste
  • 1/2 Tablespoon Garlic, Minced
  • 2 Chicken Breasts, Diced
  • 1/2 Cup Tomato Sauce
  • 1/2 Cup Balsamic Vinegar
  • 2 Tablespoons White Sugar
  • 1/4 Cup Parmesan Cheese, Grated

Directions:

  1. Cook pasta according to package directions.

    2. In a medium bowl stir together tomatoes, basil, olive oil, garlic, and salt/pepper to taste.

    3. Lightly grease skillet with olive oil. Add chicken and ,cook 7-8 minutes or until cooked through.

    4. Remove chicken to a plate, add tomato mixture to skillet and sauté for 1 minute.

    5. Pour in tomato mixture, and bring to a boil. Reduce heat and cook 3-5 more minutes.

    6. Fold in chicken and cooked pasta.

    7. In a separate sauce pan, combine vinegar and sugar. Bring to a boil and cook 3-4 minutes, stirring occasionally.  Reduce heat, and cook for 2 more minutes.

    8. Drizzle balsamic glaze over pasta. Top with Parmesan cheese and more fresh basil desired.

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Recipe adapted via Domestic Superhero

Bruschetta Chicken Pasta

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Bruschetta Chicken Pasta Tips:

  1. I love fresh basil in this recipe, but you could also substitute a (much smaller) amount of dried basil if you don’t have your own herb garden.
  2. Be sure to keep an eye on your balsamic glaze, sugar burns quickly!

Bruschetta Chicken Pasta Shopping Tips:

  1. Feel free to substitute your favorite pasta shape. I’ve also made this recipe with macaroni and cavatappi.
  2. Make this meal even easier by using precooked chicken!

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