Cook 1 minute longer.
Sweet pickle relish. Once the chicken is cooked reduce the heat to mediumlow and add in the pesto cream and parmesan cheese. Meanwhile in a large skillet saute mushrooms and red pepper in oil until tender. Reduce heat to medium. Halve or quarter the tomatoes add to the chicken and give the pan a shake.
Cook over medium 2 to 3 minutes or until thoroughly heated. Return the pasta beans and spinach to the pan pour in the pesto from the processor and stir together loosening with splashes of cooking water until silky. Return pasta to pan then add pesto and reserved water and toss to combine. In 4 quart saucepan heat penne and broth just to boiling over high heat.
Drain reserving 14 cup cooking water. Make the pesto 5 minutes tops this is a matter of putting 5 ingredients in a food processor and blitzing until finely chopped then slowly pouring in the oil while it processes until all combined. Bring to a simmer and cook on medium for 2 3 minutes until chicken is just cooked through. Simmer for another 1 2 minutes until the chicken is properly cooked through.
Cook pasta according to package directions adding asparagus during the last 3 minutes of cooking. Add the pasta to the skillet with the chicken and stir to combine. This is one of those recipes thats great for a busy weeknight. In a large bowl combine pasta chicken sun dried tomatoes and pesto.
You only need a handful of ingredients to make it. Chicken pesto pasta is chicken and penne in a basil pesto sauce. Cover and cook 8 to 10 minutes stirring frequently until al dente and liquid is almost absorbed. This should take around 5 7 minutes.
Divide pasta mixture among bowls scatter over extra. Stir in chicken and tomatoes. Drain pasta well and return to pot along with chicken and sauce. Toss to coat evenly.
Return the pan to the heat and stir in the pesto. Stir in the chicken artichokes pesto tomatoes salt and pepper flakes. Add chicken spinach and parmesan season and gently toss to combine. Stir the spinach into the pasta pan then drain reserving a cupful of the starchy cooking water.
Cook 2 3 minutes longer or until heated through. Cook pasta in a large saucepan of boiling salted water according to packet directions. Its ready in under 20 minutes. Season to taste with a little more salt and pepper.