This sounds really good, although a little bit high-maintenance for me. I would probably just bake the chicken to make this a little easier. I think this would be quite good with some spinach thrown in. Use GF pasta if you want to make this gluten free. Also, I never have white wine on hand, I found the following suggestions for substitutions on The Kitchn : (http://www.thekitchn.com/simple-nonalcoholic-substitutes-for-red-and-white-wine-tips-from-the-kitchn-184394)
Grilled Chicken with Corkscrew Pasta in Preserved Lemon and Garlic Sauce. This recipe starts by marinating the chicken in preserved lemon, the lemon brine and lots of garlic. It is then grilled to perfection. While your pasta cooks you create a luscious, lemon and garlic infused creamy sauce that will coat the ridged, corkscrew pasta. Those lovely ridges are what help hold the sauce onto the pasta and deliver the most amazing bite.
So In making the previously posted recipe, I checked to see if I could make my own orzo instead of going to the store. And Yes! You can! And its very, very simple.
Date night dinners need not be complicated to be fancy. Take this recipe: lasagna noodles trimmed into squares make elegant “open-faced” raviolis. With poached eggs nestled between the layers, some wilted greens, and a simple sauce of brown butter and lemon, this very simple dish becomes a date night win.
This recipe is my current wintery fave. It’s got it all: pasta, creamy sauce, fried sage AND lotsa coconut bacon. The coconut bacon part is kind of the most exciting bit for me. I learnt about it a while ago via pinterest, of course. I didn’t get round to making any until this summer though and oh god it…Read More »
Forget jars of red sauce — homemade marinara is where it’s at. This tomato sauce takes 20 minutes to make and requires zero planning. If marinara doesn’t already have a spot in your stable of easy weeknight recipes, it will soon. Here’s a step-by-step look at how to make this super simple sauce.
This decadent comfort food gets a muscle-building protein kick with whey. You can find unflavored whey protein on Amazon. To add more protein, use Barilla Protein-plus elbow pasta. With protein pasta, expect about 25g of protein and 300 calories for a serving (half of this recipe). Add in veggies if you need more food to fill you up but still keep the calories low.
Source: Whey Better Mac and Cheese
This seems strange to me, but yet mysteriously delicious.