Chicken Pesto Pasta Chicken Pesto Pasta Need some dinner time inspo!? We’ve got you covered with this tasty Chicken Pesto Pasta dish Servings:6 Preparation Time:15 Cooking Time:20 Share this recipe: Recipe Rating Votes: 0 Rating: 0 You: Rate this recipe! Print Recipe Print Recipe Ingredients 1 packet Spaghetti2 tbsp butter2 tbsp olive oil3 cloves garlic minced5 chicken breasts sliced1 cup cream250 grams pesto1/4 cup squeezed lemon juice2 cups frozen peas60 grams parmesan cheese grated Method Add pasta to boiling water; cook until according to package directions. When pasta is done, drain well and keep warm. Meanwhile, cook chicken. In a large saucepan, combine butter, oil, and garlic over medium-high heat. When garlic begins to sizzle, add chicken; sprinkle with salt and pepper. Stir over medium heat until chicken is almost cooked through, about 4 to 6 minutes. Stir in cream and bring to a simmer; reduce heat to low. To the chicken mixture, add pesto, lemon juice, peas, and Parmesan cheese. Toss over medium heat until chicken is thoroughly cooked and the mixture is hot. Place the warm pasta in a dish and top with chicken mixture, serve and enjoy!