Pine Nut and Chicken Pasta

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“Here's a delicious and colorful chicken entrcée that's quick to fix and has an oriental twist. I sometimes add some diced jalapeño pepper to this to "kick it up" a bit! It's good served with a chilled white wine, side salad and breadsticks. Originally printed on a package of pine nuts.”

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. In a large pot, cook pasta according to directions.
  2. In a 325° oven lightly toast the pine nuts for 5-7 minutes, or until a light golden-brown.
  3. In a large skillet or wok, heat oil.
  4. Sauté chicken with peppers and onions for 5 minutes.
  5. Add ginger, garlic, and pine nuts and sauté for about 5 more minutes more.
  6. Add soy sauce and lemon or lime juice and remove from heat.
  7. Drain pasta well and place in a large bowl.
  8. Pour chicken mixture over pasta and add salt and pepper to taste or you can add the cooked pasta directly to the wok or skillet.
  9. Toss well to coat with chicken mixture--serve at once.

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