Chicken and Pasta

For a quick weeknight meal, these recipes combine two family favorites: chicken and pasta. From easy chicken pasta salad to chicken pasta casseroles, these simple recipes come together in a flash.

Chicken Paprika

Better Homes and Gardens

To add more flavor to this saucy favorite, we suggest Hungarian paprika. It comes in both hot and sweet versions.

Chicken and Vegetable Skillet

Better Homes and Gardens

Asparagus, sweet peppers, summer squash, and mushrooms combine with ginger-accented chicken for a family-pleasing skillet meal.

Total: 1 hr

Chicken with Skillet Tomato Sauce

Better Homes and Gardens

For a nutrition boost, make this dish with whole grain pasta, which has increased fiber and nutrients.

Total: 1 hr 10 mins

Chicken and Mushrooms

Better Homes and Gardens

Fresh mushrooms come in all shapes and sizes. Small whole button mushrooms make for a great presentation when serving this meal, but if unavailable, use sliced button mushrooms or baby bellas as a substitute.

Lemon-Pepper Pasta and Chicken

Better Homes and Gardens

Serve this light linguine recipe as a fast weeknight meal, or enjoy it the next day as a cool tote-along lunch.

Total: 20 mins

Lemon Chicken Lasagna

Better Homes and Gardens

To make this pasta meal even faster, omit heating the sauce and just add 10 minutes to the baking time.

Chicken Lasagna Rolls with Chive-Cream Sauce

Family Circle

Individual lasagna rolls make this dish both fun and easy to eat. Just add crusty Italian bread or bread sticks and you have a meal!

Skillet Chicken-Chervil

Better Homes and Gardens

Chervil is an herb related to parsley that has a mild anise flavor. It adds a hint of fascinating flavor to this brothy chicken dish with homemade spinach pasta.

Thai Chicken Pasta

Better Homes and Gardens

Forget takeout! This chicken dish, flavored with a Thai coconut sauce, is ready in 20 minutes.

Total: 20 mins

How to Cook Chicken Breast in the Oven

Some recipes for how to cook chicken breast in the oven make a very simple procedure sound complicated and time consuming. Oven baked chicken breast is quick and delicious; you just need to be careful that you don't overcook it (making it tough and dry) or undercook it (risking food illness).

Garlic Parmesan Chicken and Noodles

Better Homes and Gardens
Total: 30 mins

Creamy Chicken and Spaghetti Bake

Better Homes and Gardens

Make-ahead casseroles are great for family weeknight meals. Make this cheesy chicken and pasta combo one night and bake it the next.

Chicken Noodle Toss with Greens

Better Homes and Gardens

This Asian-inspired main dish recipe combines chicken, leafy greens, and rice sticks with a variety of sauces and spices into one delicious bowl. Save yourself preparation time and use leftover chicken.

Total: 20 mins

Pesto Penne with Deli-Roasted Chicken

Midwest Living

Purchased pesto and roast chicken help get this main-dish pasta on the table in 20 minutes. Broccoli cooks with the pasta and lends its fresh flavor.

Total: 20 mins

Fettuccine with Chicken

Better Homes and Gardens

Toss chicken and pasta with a creamy Parmesan sauce to make this satisfying 30-minute dinner.

Total: 25 mins

Asian Chicken Noodle Bowl

Family Circle

Think of this slow cooker recipe as pineapple chicken over slurpable rice noodles.

Choose-a-Vegetable Chicken and Pasta Soup

Better Homes and Gardens

Add to basic chicken broth, a variety of rotini or twisted spaghetti, chicken, and a mix of vegetables. Sprinkle the soup with Parmesan cheese. Get kids involved to make the recipe; the more variety, the more colorful and nutritious the soup.

Total: 40 mins
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