Recipe: Tasty Chicken Fajita Pasta

  • 2 min read
  • Mar 11, 2022

Chicken Fajita Pasta. Cook the pasta according to the package directions. Fajitas meet pasta in this one-skillet marriage. A tortilla chip topping adds some surprising (and welcome.

Chicken Fajita Pasta Season with half of taco seasoning. Meanwhile, cook pasta according to package directions. In the same skillet, saute peppers and onion in remaining oil. You can have Chicken Fajita Pasta using 24 ingredients and 7 steps. Here is how you achieve that.

Ingredients of Chicken Fajita Pasta

  1. You need 250 gms of Chicken julienne cut.
  2. Prepare 1-2 tbs of Lemon juice.
  3. You need 1/2 tsp of Salt.
  4. You need 1/2 tsp of Black pepper (Ground).
  5. Prepare 2 tsp of Oil.
  6. You need 1-2 tsp of Oil.
  7. You need 1 of Yellow bell pepper (julienne cut).
  8. You need 1 of Capsicum (julienne cut).
  9. You need 1 of Onion sliced.
  10. It’s 1/2 Tbs of Garlic (chopped).
  11. Prepare 1 tsp of Fajita seasoning.
  12. Prepare 2 tbs of Oil.
  13. It’s 2-3 of Tomatoes chopped.
  14. You need 1 tbs of Fajita seasoning.
  15. Prepare of Penne pasta cooked (as per packet instructions) 2 cups.
  16. Prepare 3/4 Cup of Cream.
  17. It’s 1 cup of Milk.
  18. It’s 1/2 cup of Cheddar cheese.
  19. It’s of Mixed herbs OR Oregano.
  20. You need of ● fajita seasoning●.
  21. You need 1/2 tsp of Paprika powder.
  22. It’s 1/2 tsp of Cumin powder.
  23. It’s 1 tsp of Garlic Powder.
  24. Prepare 1 tsp of salt.

Combine ziti, chicken, salsa mixture, black beans, corn, and onion mixture in a large bowl. In the same skillet, add broth, diced tomatoes, green chiles, cream and salt. Add bell peppers, onion, and garlic to pan. Add pasta, half & half and cooked pasta to pan.

Chicken Fajita Pasta instructions

  1. In bowl,add chicken julienne,lemon juice,salt,black pepper and marinate for 30 minutes..
  2. For Fajita seasoning,in bowl,add paprika powder,cumin powder,black pepper,red chili powder, garlic powder and salt,mix well. Fajita seasoning is ready..
  3. In wok,add oil add marinated chicken and mix until chicken is done,set aside..
  4. In wok,add oil,yellow bell pepper,capsicum,onion,garlic and fajita seasoning, sauté for 2-3 minutes and set aside.
  5. In wok,add oil,tomatoes,fajita seasoning,cook until tomatoes are soft,add cooked chicken,penne pasta cooked, vegetables and mix well..
  6. Add cream,milk and cheddar cheese,mix well..
  7. Sprinkle mixed herbs or oregano and serve..

Chicken fajitas always reminds me of my husband, it's the first dish he ever cooked for me when we were dating and it's the only dish he orders if we go out for Mexican! A creamy fajita sauce is tossed with bell peppers, seasoned chicken, and pasta for a delicious, filling and a quick weeknight meal. Loaded with all your favorite parts of chicken fajitas , this one pot wonder is also the perfect balance of comfort and fresh seasoned with homemade fajita seasoning. Remove chicken to a plate and set aside. This is a fun twist on fajitas.