One Pot Cheesy Chicken and Broccoli Pasta. Easy meal ready in minutes.

One Pot Cheesy Chicken and Broccoli Pasta

An easy one pot meal that's full of garlic, cheese, and flavor.
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Prep Time: 10 minutes
Cook Time: 20 minutes
Total Time: 30 minutes
Calories: 2831kcal

Ingredients

  • 6 tbsp butter
  • 3 cloves garlic minced
  • 1 cup onion finely chopped
  • 6 tbsp flour
  • 2 cups shredded chicken
  • 2 cups broccoli chopped
  • 2-3 cups chicken broth enough to cover pasta
  • 1 cup milk
  • 3 cups shell pasta or other pasta of choice
  • Salt and Pepper to taste
  • 1 tsp Cajun seasoning
  • 1 1/2 cup shredded cheese

Instructions

  • In a large pot, melt butter.
  • Saute onion and garlic until fragrant and tender.
  • Whisk in flour and cook for another minute, until golden.
  • Add in chicken broth, milk, chicken, broccoli, seasonings and pasta, stirring well.
  • Bring to a boil, then reduce heat, and simmer covered, until pasta and broccoli are cooked through (about 15 minutes)
  • Remove from head, and stir in cheese until melted.

Nutrition

Calories: 2831kcal | Carbohydrates: 204g | Protein: 179g | Fat: 144g | Saturated Fat: 86g | Polyunsaturated Fat: 47g | Trans Fat: 3g | Cholesterol: 619mg | Sodium: 3040mg | Fiber: 15g | Sugar: 29g