Chipotle Spinach Fettuccine
Chipotle Spinach Fettuccine is an easy pasta dinner recipe loaded with grilled chicken & a homemade sauce that has everyone coming back for more.
Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 15 minutes
Total Time 30 minutes
- 6 grilled chicken breast
- 1 cup chopped spinach
- 3 chipotle peppers canned in adobo sauce
- 1 tomato diced
- 1/2 jalapeno pepper - seeds removed & diced
- 1 tbsp minced garlic
- 1 stick butter
- 2 cups Half & half
- 2 cups milk
- 1/2 cup parmesan cheese
- 1-2 slices swiss cheese
- 3 boxes fettuccine noodles 16 ounces each
- Salt pepper, granulated garlic to taste
Grill chicken - chop & set aside.
Chop spinach, chipotles & jalapeno & place in LARGE deep skillet
Add in garlic, butter & seasonings & saute for about 5 minutes so that everything gets soft.
Add in milk & half & half & bring to a simmer - do not boil
Add in tomatoes, both kinds of cheese & chicken & continue to simmer so all flavors come together - stirring occasionally
While this is simmering- cook your pasta to package directions
Remove pasta from heat - drain rinse
Remove sauce from heat.
Serve immediately & top pasta with sauce & added cheese