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Chicken Taco Fettuccine

 Chicken Taco Fettuccine
Carey Judy of Paris, Tennessee notes regretfully there are never any leftovers when she serves this creamy noodle entree, which she adapted from a cookbook. “Even the pickiest eaters love it,” she says.
4 ServingsPrep/Total Time: 20 min.

Ingredients

  • 8 ounces uncooked fettuccine
  • 2 cups cubed cooked chicken
  • 1-1/2 teaspoons olive oil
  • 1/2 teaspoon minced garlic
  • 1/2 cup heavy whipping cream
  • 3 to 4-1/2 teaspoons taco seasoning
  • 2 tablespoons shredded Parmesan cheese

Directions

  • Cook fettuccine according to package directions. Meanwhile, in a
  • large skillet, cook the chicken in oil for 4-5 minutes over medium
  • heat or until heated through Add garlic; cook 1 minute longer.
  • Whisk in cream and taco seasoning until blended. Cook and stir until
  • heated through (do not boil). Stir in cheese. Drain fettuccine; toss
  • with chicken mixture. Yield: 4 servings.
Nutritional Facts: 1 serving (1 cup) equals 349 calories, 19 g fat (9 g saturated fat), 105 mg cholesterol, 321 mg sodium, 19 g carbohydrate, 1 g fiber, 25 g protein.
Wine: Full-Bodied White Wine: Enjoy this recipe with a full-bodied white wine such as Chardonnay or Viognier.