How to make Pasta Sofrito with Chicken -

Sofrito sauce is used extensively in Italian and Spanish cooking.- a favorite comfort food dishes, Combine pasta sofrito with chicken, water and cilantro. This delicious duo is also considered an auspicious combination.

Sanjeev Kapoor

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Main Ingredients : Pasta (पास्ता ), Boneless chicken (हड्डी रहित चिकन)

Cuisine : Fusion

Course : Noodles and Pastas

Pasta Sofrito with Chicken

Pasta Sofrito with Chicken Recipe Card


What is the best thing one could rustle up in a hurry when hunger pangs are unbearable? The first thing that comes to mind is pasta! Believe it or not, it is the mainstay dish of all those who want a filling meal in a jiffy. What fascinates most food lovers is that it is available in a multitude of shapes, colours and now even flavours. The variety of shapes, sizes and designs include tubes, ribbons, spirals, shells, bows and wheels. Pleasures of pasta!

Prep Time : 16-20 minutes

Cook time : 6-10 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Easy

Taste : Mild

Ingredients for Pasta Sofrito with Chicken Recipe

  • Pasta Penne, boiled 2 cups

  • Boneless chicken grilled and shredded 250 grams

  • Tomatoes quartered 3 medium

  • Red capsicum roughly chopped 1 medium

  • Spring onion grated 1

  • Garlic cloves 3

  • Fresh parsley ¼ cup

  • Olive oil ¼ cup

  • Salt to taste

  • Crushed black peppercorns to taste

  • Parmesan cheese to sprinkle

  • Fresh parsley sprig for garnishing


Step 1

To make sofrito, finely chop together tomatoes, bell pepper, spring onion, garlic and parsley with olive oil in a food processor.

Step 2

Heat a non-stick pan. Add the chopped ingredients and sauté till the oil separates.

Step 3

Add chicken, pasta, salt and crushed peppercorns and mix well.

Step 4

Sprinkle parmesan cheese on top and serve hot garnished with parsley sprig.

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