Chicken and Noodles Recipe

Chicken & Cheese Noodle Skillet

Here's a skillet dinner with all-around family appeal. Serve with sliced tomatoes and cucumbers and slices of whole grain bread.

25 min. prep time
4 servings
141 Rating


4 ounces (1 1/2 cups) uncooked dried rotini pasta
12 ounces boneless skinless chicken breast, cut into 1-inch pieces
1 medium (1/2 cup) onion, chopped
1 teaspoon finely chopped fresh garlic
1 1/2 cups small broccoli florets
1/2 medium (1/2 cup) red bell pepper, cut into thin strips
1/4 teaspoon salt
1/4 teaspoon pepper
1/3 cup milk
6 (3/4-ounce) slices Land O Lakes® Deli American, quartered


Cook pasta according to package directions. Drain; keep warm. 

Melt butter in 10-inch skillet until sizzling; add chicken, onion and garlic. Cook over medium heat, turning occasionally, 12-15 minutes or until chicken is lightly browned. 

Add broccoli, bell pepper, salt and pepper. Continue cooking 3-5 minutes or until vegetables are crisply tender. Stir in milk and cheese. Cook over medium heat, stirring constantly, 5-6 minutes or until cheese is melted. Stir in cooked pasta.

Recipe Tip

You can use any medium sized pasta, like elbow macaroni or penne, in this cheesy chicken dish.

Nutrition Facts (1 serving)

Calories: 380

Fat: 16g

Cholesterol: 85mg

Sodium: 660mg

Carbohydrates: 28g

Dietary Fiber: 2g

Protein: 30g

Recipe #13304©2012Land O'Lakes, Inc.

Recipe Comments & Reviews

It was very easy to make, I doubled the recipe because of my large family. Very good, and very cheesy.

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