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Whole Wheat Chicken Pesto Recipe

Prep Time 5 mins
Cook Time 15 mins
Total Time 20 mins


  • 2 lbs boneless skinless chicken breast cubed
  • ΒΌ c basil pesto
  • 1 lb whole wheat penne pasta cooked
  • 1 tbsp garlic
  • 6 oz cherry tomatoes halved
  • 3 tbsp parmesan cheese
  • Salt and pepper to taste
  • 2 tbsp olive oil


  • Heat olive oil in a large skillet over medium heat.
  • Add chicken breast and garlic and sprinkle with salt and pepper.
  • When chicken breast is cooked through, add basil pesto.
  • Toss with penne pasta.
  • When ingredients are incorporated, fold in cherry tomatoes and top with parmesan.