Peppered Lemon Chicken Pasta
Lemon Chicken Pasta Recipe

Peppered Lemon Chicken Pasta

A quick pasta recipe with delicious lemon chicken. It's quick to make and easy to clean up!

4
servings
15 min
PREP TIME
35 min
TOTAL TIME

Ingredients

8 ounces uncooked dried spaghetti or linguine, broken in half

1/4 cup Land O Lakes® Unsalted Butter  

1 pound chicken stir-fry meat  

3 tablespoons fresh lemon juice

1/2 teaspoon salt

1/4 teaspoon ground red pepper

3/4 cup sliced green onions

 

 *Substitute Land O Lakes® Salted Butter. **Substitute 1 pound cut-up chicken or fresh uncooked, peeled shrimp.

How to make

  1. STEP 1

    Cook spaghetti according to package directions; drain. Keep warm.

  2. STEP 2

    Melt butter in 12-inch skillet until sizzling; add chicken. Cook over medium-high heat, stirring often, 6-8 minutes or until chicken is golden brown. Stir in lemon juice, salt and ground red pepper. Add cooked spaghetti to chicken mixture; toss to coat. Continue cooking 1-2 minutes or until heated through. Remove from heat. Stir in green onions.

Nutrition

450Calories
15Fat (mg)
100Cholesterol (mg)
350Sodium (mg)
44Carbohydrates (g)
2Dietary Fiber
33Protein (g)

Reviews

Explore reviews from
our online community

  June 05, 2013

I feel like this is good but nothing too special.

— says Char
Helpful?
  January 03, 2011

so easy and comes out great every time! a few ingredients that you probably already have on hand. an easy one to impress guests with!!

— says Mary V.
Helpful?
Tried this recipe? Instagram it!
And don't forget to tag us @landolakesktchn.

More Recipes To Make

  • Super Spaghetti Recipes
     

    Super Spaghetti Recipes

    Sure, you could just toss a pound of pasta with the usual red sauce (nothing wrong with that). But spaghetti is way more versatile than that. Here are eight fresh ways to use your favorite dinner recipe staple.

    See Recipes

  • Chicken & Pasta Recipes
     

    Chicken & Pasta Recipes

    Chicken and pasta are both family-friendly dinner solutions. Put them together and you’ve got a guaranteed great meal. Enjoy Lemon, Creamy Alfredo and Greek flavors to name a few.

    See Recipes

Featured In

Recipe Image  

COLLECTION

Chicken & Pasta Recipes

Chicken and pasta are both family-friendly dinner solutions. Put them together and you’ve got a guaranteed great meal. Enjoy Lemon, Creamy Alfredo and Greek flavors to name a few.

See Recipes
loadingImage