date: 2020-08-15T03:39:22.963Z
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author: Alta Byrd
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recipeingredient:
– ” Cilantro Pesto” – “2 cup cilantro leaves” – “1/2 cup olive oil” – “3 clove garlic minced” – “1/4 cup pine nuts toasted” – “1/4 cup romano or parmesan cheese grated” – “1/2 tsp salt pepper” – “1 tsp lime zest” – “1 tbsp lime juice” – “1 lb mini farfalle bow tie pasta” – “4 6 chicken breasts” – “1 envelope McCormick lime mojito marinade Thanks Ray Ray now Im hooked lol”
recipeinstructions:
– “Mix McCormick marinade according to package directions and marinate chicken for 15-30 minutes.” – “Grill chicken on the grill outdoors or indoors on a stove top cast iron grill pan.” – “Let chicken rest for 5 to 6 minutes then cut chicken breasts into bite size pieces. Set aside.” – “Toast pine nuts in a non stick dry skillet over medium high heat until slighty toasted and golden brown stirring constantly.” – “To a blender or a food processor add all ingredients for pesto except olive oil.” – “Slowly drizzle in olive oil from the top of the blender on low speed to form a thick sauce. Set aside.” – “Cook pasta according to package directions, rinse and set aside.” – “Add pasta back to pasta pot. Mix in pesto and stir to combine thoroughly over low heat to warm. Add 3 cut up chicken breasts to pasta and pesto stirring again to incorporate well.” – “Use remaining cut up chicken breasts to garnish on top of the pasta. Can top with freshly grated romano or parmesan cheese and fresh cilantro leaves if desired.”
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– Recipe
tags:
– cilantro – pesto – pasta
katakunci: cilantro pesto pasta
nutrition: 241 calories
recipecuisine: American
preptime: “PT39M”
cooktime: “PT40M”
recipeyield: “4”
recipecategory: Dessert

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Hello everybody, hope you are having an amazing day today. Today, I’m gonna show you how to make a special dish, cilantro pesto pasta with grilled chicken. It is one of my favorites food recipes. For mine, I will make it a little bit tasty. This will be really delicious.

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To get started with this particular recipe, we must first prepare a few ingredients. You can cook cilantro pesto pasta with grilled chicken using 12 ingredients and 9 steps. Here is how you cook that.

##### The ingredients needed to make Cilantro Pesto Pasta with Grilled Chicken:

1. Get Cilantro Pesto 1. Make ready 2 cup cilantro leaves 1. Take 1/2 cup olive oil 1. Prepare 3 clove garlic, minced 1. Make ready 1/4 cup pine nuts, toasted 1. Prepare 1/4 cup romano (or parmesan) cheese, grated 1. Prepare 1/2 tsp salt & pepper 1. Take 1 tsp lime zest 1. Prepare 1 tbsp lime juice 1. Get 1 lb mini farfalle (bow tie) pasta 1. Take 4 -6 chicken breasts 1. Prepare 1 envelope McCormick lime mojito marinade (Thanks Ray Ray, now I'm hooked! lol)

##### Steps to make Cilantro Pesto Pasta with Grilled Chicken:

1. Mix McCormick marinade according to package directions and marinate chicken for 15-30 minutes. 1. Grill chicken on the grill outdoors or indoors on a stove top cast iron grill pan. 1. Let chicken rest for 5 to 6 minutes then cut chicken breasts into bite size pieces. Set aside. 1. Toast pine nuts in a non stick dry skillet over medium high heat until slighty toasted and golden brown stirring constantly. 1. To a blender or a food processor add all ingredients for pesto except olive oil. 1. Slowly drizzle in olive oil from the top of the blender on low speed to form a thick sauce. Set aside. 1. Cook pasta according to package directions, rinse and set aside. 1. Add pasta back to pasta pot. Mix in pesto and stir to combine thoroughly over low heat to warm. Add 3 cut up chicken breasts to pasta and pesto stirring again to incorporate well. 1. Use remaining cut up chicken breasts to garnish on top of the pasta. Can top with freshly grated romano or parmesan cheese and fresh cilantro leaves if desired.

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