Angel Hair Pasta with Lemon and Chicken (Lighter)


This angel hair pasta with chicken is a quick and easy recipe with a fresh flavor burst of lemon to perfectly accent the dish. Serve with a generous topping of Parmesan cheese and a tossed green salad.

Prep Time:
10 mins
Cook Time:
5 mins
Total Time:
15 mins


  • 1 (9 ounce) package BUITONI® Refrigerated Angel Hair Pasta

  • 1 ½ cups diced cooked chicken

  • 2 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil

  • 2 tablespoons lemon juice, or more to taste

  • 2 tablespoons chopped fresh parsley

  • 1 tablespoon butter, melted

  • ¼ teaspoon dried marjoram

  • ¼ teaspoon garlic powder

  • salt and ground black pepper to taste


  1. Bring a large pot of lightly salted water to a boil. Cook pasta in boiling water until tender yet firm to the bite, 1 to 3 minutes, or according to package directions.

  2. Toss pasta with chicken, oil, lemon juice, parsley, butter, marjoram, and garlic powder. Season with salt and ground black pepper.

Nutrition Facts (per serving)

369 Calories
15g Fat
36g Carbs
23g Protein
Nutrition Facts
Servings Per Recipe 4
Calories 369
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 15g 19%
Saturated Fat 4g 20%
Cholesterol 47mg 16%
Sodium 271mg 12%
Total Carbohydrate 36g 13%
Dietary Fiber 1g 5%
Total Sugars 1g
Protein 23g
Vitamin C 6mg 30%
Calcium 12mg 1%
Iron 2mg 13%
Potassium 236mg 5%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

** Nutrient information is not available for all ingredients. Amount is based on available nutrient data.

(-) Information is not currently available for this nutrient. If you are following a medically restrictive diet, please consult your doctor or registered dietitian before preparing this recipe for personal consumption.

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