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Penne with pesto, chicken and sun-dried tomatoes

Pesto, from the verb 'pestare' in Italian, means pounded. Pesto pre-dates tomato sauces. It originates in Roman times.
penne with pesto, chicken and sun-dried tomatoes
4
25M

Ingredients

Method

1.Cook pasta in large saucepan of boiling water until tender; drain, reserving 1/3 cup of the cooking liquid.
2.Meanwhile, drain tomatoes, reserve 2 tablespoons oil.
3.Return pasta to pan with pesto, chicken, tomatoes, reserved oil and liquid. Stir gently until heated through.

Top with grated parmesan cheese, if you like.

Note

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