Sweet and Smoky BBQ Chicken Breast Pasta
with Pepper and Cheese
Looking for a quick and tasty midweek dinner option? Try cooking up our Sweet and Smoky BBQ Chicken Breast Pasta in just 20-25 minutes for a delicious and speedy meal.
Boxes and ingredients are packed in facilities that handles Peanut, Nuts, Sesame, Fish, Crustaceans, Milk, Egg, Mustard, Celery, Soya, Gluten and Sulphites. Due to the war in Ukraine, it has been necessary to substitute sunflower oil with rapeseed oil in some products without a label change. The FSA have advised that allergic reactions to rapeseed oil are rare.
(May contain Celery)
(Contains Cereals containing gluten)
Diced Chicken Breast
Mature Cheddar Cheese
Chicken Stock Paste
Not included in your delivery
Sugar for the Sauce
Water for the Sauce
a) Boil a full kettle.
b) Meanwhile, halve the bell pepper and discard the core and seeds. Slice into thin strips.
a) Pour the boiled water into a large saucepan with 0.5 tsp salt on high heat.
b) Add the penne and bring back to the boil. Cook until tender, 12 mins.
c) Once cooked, drain in a colander and pop back in the pan. Drizzle with oil and stir through to stop it sticking together.
a) Meanwhile, heat a drizzle of oil in a large frying pan on medium-high heat.
b) Once hot, add the diced chicken and sliced pepper. Season with salt and pepper.
c) Fry until the chicken is cooked through and the pepper has softened, 8-10 mins. IMPORTANT: Wash your hands and equipment after handling raw chicken and its packaging. It's cooked when no longer pink in the middle.
a) While everything cooks, peel and grate the garlic (or use a garlic press).
b) Grate the cheese.
c) When the chicken and veg have 1 min of cooking time left, add the garlic to the pan and fry until fragrant.
a) Add the passata, chicken stock paste, chipotle paste (add less if you'd prefer things milder), sugar and water for the sauce (see pantry for both amounts) to the pan.
b) Stir and bring to the boil, then reduce the heat and simmer until slightly thickened, 2-3 mins.
c) Stir through the BBQ sauce, cooked pasta and butter (see pantry for amount). Heat until the pasta is piping hot and the butter has melted, 1 min.
a) Share the BBQ chicken pasta between your serving bowls.
b) Sprinkle over the cheese.