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Cajun Chicken Alfredo

This easy and flavorful Cajun Chicken Alfredo is packed with flavor and will rival that from any restaurant. Try it out today!
Prep Time15 mins
Cook Time25 mins
Total Time40 mins
Course: Main Course
Cuisine: American, cajun, Italian
Keyword: alfredo, cajun, cream cheese, easy, garlic, heavy cream, kid friendly, parmesan, Pasta, quick, simple, vegetarian
Servings: 6 people
Calories: 979kcal

Ingredients

  • 2 tbsp olive oil
  • lbs thin sliced chicken breasts
  • 3 tbsp cajun seasoning divided
  • 16 oz fettuccine noodles cooked
  • 6 tbsp unsalted butter
  • 4 cloves garlic minced
  • 2 cups heavy cream
  • 4 oz cream cheese
  • ½ tsp salt
  • ¼ tsp black pepper
  • 1 cup parmesan cheese grated

Instructions

  • Heat a large skillet over medium high heat and add the olive oil. Season each side of each piece of chicken liberally with the cajun seasoning (use about 2 tbsp). Cook the chicken in the skillet and then set aside.
    *Now is a good time to boil your noodles!
  • Heat a large saucepan over medium heat. Add the butter and melt. Add the garlic and cook for approximately 2 minutes, or until it becomes fragrant. Reduce the heat to medium low and add the heavy cream and cream cheese. Whisk continuously until the cream cheese is melted completely.
  • Reduce the heat to low and add the salt, pepper, Italian seasoning and parmesan cheese. Whisk together until the parmesan cheese is melted and combined.
  • Toss the cooked pasta into the sauce, top with the chicken and enjoy!

Nutrition

Sodium: 703mg | Calcium: 320mg | Vitamin C: 3mg | Vitamin A: 3711IU | Sugar: 3g | Fiber: 4g | Potassium: 802mg | Cholesterol: 307mg | Calories: 979kcal | Trans Fat: 1g | Saturated Fat: 34g | Fat: 63g | Protein: 44g | Carbohydrates: 60g | Iron: 3mg