Angel Hair Pasta Chicken
2 tablespoons olive oil, divided
2 skinless, boneless chicken breast halves - cubed
12 ounces angel hair pasta
1 carrot, sliced diagonally into 1/4 inch thick slices
1 (10 ounce) package frozen broccoli florets, thawed
2 cloves garlic, minced
2/3 cup chicken broth
1 teaspoon dried basil
1/4 cup grated Parmesan cheese
1 Heat 1 tablespoon oil in a medium skillet over medium heat. Add
chicken and saute for 5 to 7 minutes, or until chicken is cooked
through (no longer pink). Remove from skillet and drain on paper
2 Bring a large pot of lightly salted water to a boil. Add pasta and
cook for 2 to 4 minutes, or until al dente; drain and set aside.
3 While pasta is cooking, heat 2nd tablespoon oil over medium heat in
same skillet used for chicken. Stir fry carrots for about 4 minutes,
then add broccoli and garlic and stir fry for another 2 minutes.
Finally, stir in broth, basil and cheese and return chicken to
skillet. Reduce heat to low and simmer for about 4 minutes.
4 Place drained pasta in a large serving bowl. Top with
chicken/vegetable mixture and serve immediately.
Makes 4 servings