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Nutritional Info
  • Servings Per Recipe: 6
  • Amount Per Serving
  • Calories: 350.4
  • Total Fat: 9.2 g
  • Cholesterol: 58.3 mg
  • Sodium: 719.8 mg
  • Total Carbs: 36.7 g
  • Dietary Fiber: 3.0 g
  • Protein: 29.9 g

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Cheesy Chicken and Pasta Casserole

Submitted by: LOSINGITBECKY
Cheesy Chicken and Pasta Casserole

Introduction

A pasta casserole recipe featuring chicken breast, pasta shells, tomatoes and cheese combined and baked to melt the cheese. A pasta casserole recipe featuring chicken breast, pasta shells, tomatoes and cheese combined and baked to melt the cheese.
Number of Servings: 6

Ingredients

    8 ounces dry medium whole wheat pasta shells, uncooked
    PAMŪ Original No-Stick Cooking Spray
    1 pound boneless skinless chicken breasts, cut into bite-size pieces
    1/4 tsp garlic powder
    3/4 cup chopped green bell pepper (3/4 cup = 1 medium bell pepper)
    1 can (14.5 oz each)Hunt'sŪ Diced Tomatoes, undrained
    1 can (15 oz each)Hunt'sŪ Tomato Sauce
    1-1/2 cupsshredded Italian blend cheese, divided
    1 small can diced green chilis
    10 small black olives, halved

Tips

Have leftover chicken on hand? Use about 1-1/2 cups cooked chicken in place of the fresh chicken breast in this recipe.


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Directions

1. Preheat oven to 375 degrees F. Cook pasta according to package directions, omitting salt. Meanwhile, spray 8x8-inch baking dish with cooking spray; set aside.
2. Spray large skillet with cooking spray; heat over medium-high heat. Add chicken; sprinkle with garlic powder. Cook 2 to 3 minutes; add bell pepper. Cook until pepper is tender and chicken is no longer pink in centers.
3. Stir in undrained tomatoes, tomato sauce,diced green chilis, black olives 3/4 cup cheese and cooked pasta. Transfer mixture to prepared dish. Sprinkle with remaining 3/4 cup cheese. Bake 15 minutes or until cheese melts and mixture is bubbly.


Serving Size: 6 servings (1-1/3 cups each)

Number of Servings: 6

Recipe submitted by SparkPeople user LOSINGITBECKY.






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