• prep: 15 min
  • cook: 12 min
  • total: 27 min
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  • Summary

    This Chicken Caprese Pasta is filled with fresh basil, grilled chicken, tomatoes, and Mozzarella Sticks, kicking the classic caprese salad recipe up a notch. The texture and flavor of the Mozzarella Sticks pairs perfectly with the pasta and chicken, the fresh basil and tomatoes bring the whole dish together, making a simple dinner recipe that is full of flavor!

    Ingredients

    • 1 lb (about 8oz) Bow-Tie Pasta (aka Farfalle, but any kind of pasta will be fine)
    • 8 Farm Rich Mozzarella Sticks
    • 1 1/2 cups cherry tomatoes, halved (I used a combo of red and yellow)
    • 3-4 Tbsp fresh basil, chopped
    • 5-6 boneless chicken tenders (about 2 boneless chicken breasts)
    • 3 Tbsp olive oil
    • 1/4 cup herb vinaigrette (I used store-bought)
    • 1 Tbsp dried Italian herbs
    • salt and pepper to taste
    • Herb Vinaigrette
    • Balsamic Glaze (or balsamic vinaigrette)
    • Olive oil
    • Pesto

    Instructions

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 1
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 3176 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 170 g 261.52%
    • Saturated Fat: 21 g 105.9%
    • Trans Fat: 0 g %
    • Cholesterol: 65 mg 21.67%
    • Sodium: 3438 mg 143.24%
    • Calcium: 287 mg 28.7%
    • Potassium: 584 mg 16.69%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 12 mg 68.44%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 339 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 16 g 65.32%
    • Sugar: 144 g
    • Protein: 76 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 4 g
    • Vitamin A 45.87%
    • Vitamin C 53.18%
    • Vitamin D 0%
    • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
    Diabetes Exchanges
    • Exchange - Fat33
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs1
    • Exchange - Starch12
    • Exchange - Vegetables2
    • Exchange - Lean Meat4
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total8 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total3 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total7 oz-eq

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