Basil Chicken over Angel Hair


A tasty chicken and pasta dish.

Prep Time:
15 mins
Cook Time:
20 mins
Total Time:
35 mins
4 servings


  • 1 (8 ounce) package angel hair pasta

  • 2 teaspoons olive oil

  • ½ cup finely chopped onion

  • 1 clove garlic, chopped

  • 2 ½ cups chopped tomatoes

  • 2 cups boneless chicken breast halves, cooked and cubed

  • ¼ cup chopped fresh basil

  • ½ teaspoon salt

  • teaspoon hot pepper sauce

  • ¼ cup Parmesan cheese


  1. In a large pot of salted boiling water, cook angel hair pasta until it is al dente, about 8 to 10 minutes. Drain, and set aside.

  2. In a large skillet, heat oil over medium-high heat. Saute the onions and garlic. Stir in the tomatoes, chicken, basil, salt and hot pepper sauce. Reduce heat to medium, and cover skillet. Simmer for about 5 minutes, stirring frequently, until mixture is hot and tomatoes are soft.

  3. Toss sauce with hot cooked angel hair pasta to coat. Serve with Parmesan cheese.

Nutrition Facts (per serving)

362 Calories
11g Fat
38g Carbs
28g Protein
Nutrition Facts
Servings Per Recipe 4
Calories 362
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 11g 14%
Saturated Fat 3g 14%
Cholesterol 57mg 19%
Sodium 536mg 23%
Total Carbohydrate 38g 14%
Dietary Fiber 4g 13%
Total Sugars 5g
Protein 28g
Vitamin C 17mg 83%
Calcium 87mg 7%
Iron 3mg 14%
Potassium 548mg 12%

* 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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