13 April, 2020
Chicken and Sausage Pasta
Posted in : MAIN DISHES
by : Admin
Easiest Chicken and Sausage Pasta with spinach in a light cream sauce. This 30 minute meal is the perfect family-friendly meal with flavors to please even the picky eaters!
2 medium boneless skinless chicken breasts, thinly sliced into strips
1 pound kielbasa sausage, sliced into rounds
3 cups baby spinach
3 tablespoons olive oil
3 teaspoons minced garlic
1/2 teaspoon salt, or to taste
1/4 teaspoon cracked black pepper or a pinch of ground pepper
8 ounces penne pasta, cooked and drained
1/2 cup heavy cream or half and half for a lighter option
3 tablespoons grated parmesan cheese optional
Drizzle a large, 2-inch deep skillet with olive oil.
Add chicken, sausage, spinach, and garlic to the pan.
Saute over medium-high heat for 6-8 minutes until chicken is cooked through and sausage starts to brown around the edges.
Add cream and stir 1-2 minutes til thickened. Stir in pasta.
Season with salt, pepper, and parmesan and stir well.
Garnish with cracked black pepper and fresh herbs if desired and serve.