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Easy pesto pasta

Easy pesto pasta

Chicken and pesto pasta is a delicious date night option, or ideal for a quick mid week dinner.

5 minutes
15 minutes
2 people
What you'll need
  • 500g Co-op penne pasta
  • 190g Co-op Italian green pesto
  • 2 chicken fillets
Step 1.

Prepare the chicken by cutting it into small pieces. You can opt for chunks or strips - whichever you prefer.

Step 2.

Cook the pasta according to pack instructions.


While the pasta is cooking, heat some olive oil in a frying pan over medium heat. Add the chicken pieces and cook for 7-10 minutes until cooked through. Remove the pan from the heat.

Step 3.

Drain the pasta and add to the pan with the chicken. Stir in the pesto until everything is coated.


Serve and enjoy! Why not pair it with garlic bread for the perfect finish?

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