Pesto Chicken Pasta Salad

Pesto Chicken Pasta Salad
Pesto Chicken Pasta Salad
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    This Pesto Chicken Pasta Salad has campanelle pasta, diced chicken, fresh tomatoes and diced mozzarella tossed in an easy pesto. Serve it as a main dish or on the side without the chicken.  

    Ingredients

    • 3 cups fresh basil
    • 1/2 cup walnuts, chopped
    • 5 cloves garlic, minced
    • 3/4 cup Romano cheese
    • 3/4 cup olive oil
    • 1 16-ounce package campanelle pasta (or your favorite)
    • 3 cups seasoned and cooked chicken breasts, cut into bite-sized pieces
    • 1 10.5-ounce package red tomatoes
    • 1 10.5 ounce package yellow tomatoes
    • 2 8-ounce balls fresh mozzarella or pearl mozzarella, cut into 1-inch pieces
    • Additional fresh basil

    Instructions

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 5
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 97 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 7 g 10.88%
    • Saturated Fat: 1 g 3.41%
    • Trans Fat: 0 g %
    • Cholesterol: 0 mg 0%
    • Sodium: 49 mg 2.04%
    • Calcium: 33 mg 3.31%
    • Potassium: 591 mg 16.89%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 1 mg 7.32%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 8 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 2 g 8.59%
    • Sugar: 0 g
    • Protein: 4 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 1 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 4 g
    • Vitamin A 0.04%
    • Vitamin C 32.01%
    • 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 - Fat1
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs0
    • Exchange - Starch0
    • Exchange - Vegetables1
    • Exchange - Lean Meat0
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total0 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total2 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total1 oz-eq

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