Monday, May 19, 2014

Chicken Scampi!

I would like to share one of my all time favorite recipes with you!
I love to make this dish, it is yummy and my favorite comfort food!
Enjoy!
My version, I like to flatten a chicken breast instead of chicken tenderloins.
Also I use angel hair pasta.

Stephanie makes easy delicious recipes, and you can follow along if you like using her video! Her website is www.copykat.com!

Olive Garden Chicken Scampi

Author: Stephanie Manley via CopyKat.com
Recipe Type:Pasta
Prep time: 10 minutes
Cook time: 10 minutes
Serves: 4
You can prepare Olive Garden Chicken Scampi at home.

Ingredients

  • 1 pound chicken tenders
  • 1 cup all-purpose flour
  • 1 cup milk
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon black pepper
  • 4 tablespoons olive oil - divided use
  • 1/2 green bell pepper sliced thin
  • 1/2 red bell pepper sliced thin
  • 1/2 orange bell pepper sliced thin
  • 1/2 medium sized red onion sliced thin
  • 1 clove garlic sliced thin
  • 1 pound pasta cooked according to package directions
  • 3/4 cup white wine
  • 3/4 cup heavy cream
  • 1/4 teaspoon Italian seasonings

Instructions

Place flour, salt, and pepper into a shallow dish and mix well with a fork. Place milk in a shallow dish. Dredge chicken first in flour, then dip into milk, and then dredge again in the flour. Place breaded chicken on a rack and allow to rest 10 minutes before cooking. While the chicken is resting, cut peppers, onions, and garlic.
Saute peppers, onions, and garlic in a large heavy bottomed skillet over medium heat with 2 tablespoons of olive oil. Season peppers, onions, and garlic with a light spinkling of salt. Saute until peppers begin to brown. Remove from skillet.
Place remaining 2 tablespoons of olive oil in hot skillet. Place chicken in skillet. Cook for 5 to 7 minutes on each side until the chicken has browned on both sides. Remove chicken from pan. Deglaze the pan by adding white wine to the pan and add italian seasoning blend. Scrape the bottom with a spoon scrapping the browned bits off the bottom of the pan. Add heavy cream and mix well. Return cooked vegetables to the pan and stir. Add cooked pasta to the skillet. Plate the pasta and sauce, placing a few pieces of cooked chicken with each plate.

2 comments:

Tanya @ Bead and Needle said...

Deliciouso! Thanks, Chica!

My Garden Diaries said...

UMMMMM I want to make this like today!!!! It looks so incredible! Thank you so much for sharing this one pal...pinning!!!! Nicole xoxo