Crispy Chicken and Fettuccine

Crispy Chicken and Fettuccine

With frozen chicken nuggets and refrigerated fettuccine, even busy cooks can prepare a 20-minute meal.

Prep Time

20

Minutes

Total Time

20

Minutes

Makes

4

servings

1
package (12 oz) frozen southern-style chicken nuggets
1
package (9 oz) refrigerated fettuccine
1
can (14.5 oz) Muir Glen diced tomatoes with Italian herbs, undrained
1
can (15 oz) tomato sauce
2
tablespoons chopped fresh parsley
2
tablespoons shredded Parmesan cheese
  1. Heat oven to 400°F. Bake chicken nuggets as directed on package.
  2. Meanwhile, cook and drain fettuccine as directed on package. Leave fettuccine in colander after draining. In same saucepan, heat tomatoes and tomato sauce over medium heat, stirring occasionally, until thoroughly heated.
  3. Add fettuccine, chicken and parsley to tomato sauce; toss to coat. (If desired, cut chicken nuggets in half.) Sprinkle with cheese.
Makes 4 servings (1 1/2 cups each)
Make the Most of This Recipe With Tips From The Betty Crocker® Kitchens
Substitution
If you've purchased breaded chicken breast fillets instead of the nuggets, go ahead and bake them, then cut into pieces just before tossing with the fettuccine.
How-To
Refrigerated pasta cooks more quickly than the dried variety, so follow the directions on the package carefully.

Nutrition Information:

1 Serving (1 Serving)
  • Calories 520
    • (Calories from Fat 210),
  • Total Fat 24g
    • (Saturated Fat 5g,
    • Trans Fat 0g),
  • Cholesterol 45mg;
  • Sodium 1550mg;
  • Total Carbohydrate 57g
    • (Dietary Fiber 5g,
    • Sugars 7g),
  • Protein 21g;
Percent Daily Value*:
    Exchanges:
    • 3 Starch;
    • 0 Fruit;
    • 1/2 Other Carbohydrate;
    • 0 Skim Milk;
    • 0 Low-Fat Milk;
    • 0 Milk;
    • 1 Vegetable;
    • 0 Very Lean Meat;
    • 1 1/2 Lean Meat;
    • 0 High-Fat Meat;
    • 3 1/2 Fat;
    Carbohydrate Choices:
    • 3 1/2;
    *Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.