Chicken Taco Fettuccine

Total Time

Prep/Total Time: 20 min.


4 servings

Updated: Sep. 23, 2022
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.


  • 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


  1. 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.
  2. 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.

Nutrition Facts

1 cup: 349 calories, 19g fat (9g saturated fat), 105mg cholesterol, 321mg sodium, 19g carbohydrate (2g sugars, 1g fiber), 25g protein.