Chicken pasta with sundried tomatoes

This flavourful pasta dish is simple to make and a delight to serve.
 
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Recipe from: 19 June 2015
Preparation time: 10 min
Cooking time: 15 min
 
 

Ingredients

 
  • 400
    g
    penne pasta
  • 50
    g
    sundried tomatoes
  • 1
    garlic clove
  • 30
    ml
    olive oil
  • 10
    ml
    balsamic vinegar
  • 2 to 3 smoked chicken breasts, cut into strips
  • 200
    ml
    fresh sweet basil leaves, torn
  • 200
    g
    pecorino cheese, freshly grated
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Method

 
Cook the pasta according to the package instructions until al dente. Place the sundried tomatoes and garlic in a large measuring jug and pour 250ml-boiling water into it. Allow to stand for 15 minutes. Add the olive oil and balsamic vinegar and purée with a hand blender. Season to taste with salt and pepper.


Heat the chicken in the sauce, then stir through the warm pasta. Sprinkle sweet basil and pecorino cheese over the top and serve immediately.

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