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Herbed Pesto Chicken with Linguine

7
5
5
SmartPoints® value per serving
Total Time
35 min
Prep
15 min
Cook
20 min
Serves
4
Difficulty
Easy
You can use any fresh herb in this pesto - try different combinations and find the one you like best.

Ingredients

Cilantro

½ cup(s)

Fresh parsley

½ cup(s)

Fresh lemon juice

1 Tbsp

Olive oil

1 tsp

Mineral water

1 Tbsp

Dijon mustard

1 tsp

Table salt

½ tsp

Uncooked boneless skinless chicken breast(s)

1¼ pound(s), four 5 oz pieces

Cooked linguini

3½ cup(s)

Black pepper

pinch

Instructions

  1. Preheat oven to 350ºF.
  2. In a food processor, process all sauce ingredients until well-blended.
  3. Coat each chicken breast generously with sauce and place on a baking pan lined with aluminum foil. Bake until chicken is no longer pink in center, 20 minutes.
  4. Serve each breast with a heaping 3/4 cup linguine.