CREAMY CHICKEN MUSHROOM PASTA
50 g butter or you can use cooking spray
1 kg chicken breast, diced
500 g mushroom, sliced
3 cloves garlic, crushed
2 onions, thinly sliced
50 g butter
2 cups milk
2 tablespoons flour
1½ cups grated tasty cheese
200 ml thickened cream
1 handful of parsley
500 g penne, shell or spiral pasta
Cook your pasta untold it is half cooked. Drain and place in an oven dish.
In a frying pan, melt the butter and add the chicken. Cook the chicken until it starts to go brown. Add the onion, garlic and mushrooms. Cook for 5 min then place them in a bowl.
In the same frying pan, melt the butter, add flour and mix together. Cook for 1 – 2 min.
Remove from heat and add milk slowly and continue to stir.
Return to the heat on low until sauce thickens. Then add the cheese and keep stirring. Then add the cream.
Return the chicken and mushrooms to the sauce and season with salt and pepper.
Add the parsley, mix and remove from the heat.
Pour mixture over the pasta and top with mozzarella and tasty cheese and bake in the oven at 225°C for 30 min or until golden.
Recipe and photo: Di Bo