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17 Swoon Worthy Creamy Chicken Pasta Dishes

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Creamy chicken pasta is a classic comfort food perfect for a hearty family meal. Tender chicken, a deliciously creamy sauce and perfectly cooked pasta are a staple on the dinner table.

Whether you’re looking for a quick and easy meal or planning a special occasion dinner, creamy chicken pasta fits the bill.

Each of these recipes spotlight a flavorful sauce that ties all the ingredients together. From twists on the classic Alfredo sauce to a pesto sauce with a healthy boost of nutrients, each recipe is a comforting dish that promises satisfaction with each bite.

Creamy White Wine Chicken Pasta

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This dish is packed with tender, juicy chicken pieces and a creamy, delicious white wine sauce that’s bursting with bright Italian flavors. The best part? It’s surprisingly easy to make! With just a few pantry staples and about 30 minutes, you can have a restaurant-quality meal on the table that your whole family will love. Get the recipe: Creamy White Wine Chicken Pasta

Chicken Bacon Ranch Pasta

Crock pot chicken bacon ranch pasta
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Get out your slow cooker to make this ultra creamy dish. Cooking chicken breasts on low over a long period of time creates the juiciest chicken as it is infused with ranch seasoning and cream cheese.

Bring in the extra flavors with salty bacon, cheddar cheese, spinach and rotini pasta. This dish is rich, filling and tastes amazing the next day too.

Get the recipe: Chicken Bacon Ranch Pasta

Spicy Jerk Chicken Pasta

Creamy Jerk chicken pasta with red, green and yellow peppers in a large mixing bowl with a wooden spoon.
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Move over boring pasta nights, because Jerk Chicken Pasta is here to turn things up a notch! This vibrant dish combines jerk-spiced chicken with a creamy sauce and a rainbow of colorful bell peppers.

Imagine tender Penne pasta tossed in a silky smooth sauce with the warmth of jerk seasoning. Each bite is a party in your mouth, with juicy chicken, the sweetness of peppers, and a hint of creamy Parmesan cheese.

Get the recipe: Spicy Jerk Chicken Pasta

White Chicken Lasagna

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Forget the traditional red sauce, this White Chicken Lasagna is a twist on the classic dish with a light and creamy, melt-in-your-mouth spinach Italian white sauce.

Perfect for busy weeknights! This recipe calls for already cooked rotisserie chicken that adds a savory taste, while ricotta and sour cream gives a flavorful tang. Topped with mozzarella cheese, this lasagna bakes in just under an hour.

Get the recipe: White Chicken Lasagna

Marry Me Chicken Pasta

Marry Me Chicken Pasta in a wooden bowl with a fork.
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Forget complicated dishes and hours in the kitchen. This Marry Me Chicken Pasta comes together in just 30 minutes, making it the perfect solution for busy weeknights or a romantic date night in.

We’ve taken the classic recipe and given it a flavor boost with a sun-dried tomato creamy sauce. Add in tender chicken, earthy spinach and toss with penne pasta.

Get the recipe: Marry Me Chicken Pasta

Creamy Tex Mex Chicken Pasta Salad

Creamy Tex Mex Chicken Pasta Salad in a wooden bowl.
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Tex Mex Chicken Pasta Salad is the perfect dish to bring a fiesta to the table. This flavorful salad is packed with juicy chicken, tender pasta, and all the classic Tex Mex fixings.

Cook your own chicken for a personalized touch or go for convince and use canned chicken or rotisserie chicken. Mix in corn, black beans, olives, tomatoes, bell peppers, and a sprinkle of fresh cilantro. The creamy avocado dressing ties it all together for an irresistible Tex Mex recipe.

Get the recipe: Creamy Tex Mex Chicken Pasta Salad

Cold Rotisserie Chicken Pasta Salad

Rotisserie Chicken Pasta Salad with cherry tomatoes and cream sauce in a wooden bowl.
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This recipe is a lifesaver for busy people who need a delish dish in a pinch. Perfect for a quick lunch or potluck side everyone will love.

Rotisserie chicken takes center stage, adding savory goodness to perfectly cooked pasta shells. Fresh basil adds a touch of Italian elegance, while Parmesan cheese brings a salty richness. Add the zip of red onions, sweetness of cherry tomatoes and the pop of green peas smothered in a creamy mayonnaise dressing.

Get the recipe: Rotisserie Chicken Pasta Salad

Spinach Artichoke Chicken Pasta

Spinach Artichoke Chicken Pasta garnished with cheese in a dark bowl.
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Comfort food with minimal clean up? Yes, please!

This one-pot dish combines juicy chicken, creamy cheese sauce, and tender artichokes with fresh spinach. Ready in just 30 minutes, it’s the perfect weeknight meal that’s both easy and satisfying.

Get the recipe: Spinach Artichoke Chicken Pasta

Creamy Chicken Pesto Orzo

Creamy chicken pesto orzo in a pot with a wooden spoon.
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Forget boiling in separate pots or endless dishes. This recipe is all about convenience. Tender orzo (a tiny rice-shaped pasta) cooks alongside the chicken, creating a creamy base.

This recipe is packed with juicy chicken, creamy pesto sauce, and sun-dried tomatoes. Plus, it uses pantry staples and comes together in just 30 minutes. Add this easy dinner to your regular rotation.

Get the recipe: Creamy Chicken Pesto Orzo

Red Wine Chicken and Mushroom Pasta

Close up look at creamy red wine chicken and mushroom pasta dish.
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Enjoy tender chicken, earthy mushrooms, and a touch of red wine in a creamy sauce. The fresh thyme adds a bit of spicy yet savory flavor that enhances the sauteed mushrooms.

This elegant, yet easy recipe, also comes together in just 30 minutes, making it perfect for busy weeknights or a cozy weekend dinner. The leftovers are equally delicious! Enjoy them for lunch the next day.

Get the recipe: Red Wine Chicken and Mushroom Pasta

Creamy Lemon Chicken Pasta

Close up photo of Bowtie creamy lemon chicken pasta garnished with two fresh slices of lemon.
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This isn’t your average pasta dish. This tender chicken is smothered in a creamy sauce flavored with the vibrant zest of lemon. Grated Parmesan cheese, heavy cream, chicken broth and lemon juice give this sauce it’s own unique taste.

Perfect for spring and summer, It’s a meal that’s both light and satisfying.

Get the recipe: Creamy Lemon Chicken Pasta

Chicken Pesto Pasta

Dark bowl filled with creamy chicken pesto pasta.
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This recipe isn’t afraid to break the mold by swapping the traditional basil for the mighty broccoli. To create this healthier pesto sauce it’s a combination of broccoli, pine nuts and basil. Talk about a delicious earthy sauce.

The protein punch of chicken combines with the carbohydrates of the pasta, while the broccoli adds a healthy dose of vitamins and fiber. It might be a sneaky way to pack in extra nutrients, but with this flavor, you’ll love it.

Get the recipe: Chicken Pesto Pasta

Chicken Grapes Pasta Salad

Creamy chicken pasta salad with red grapes and pecans in a blue bowl.
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Another quick pasta dish featuring rotisserie chicken to speed up your time in the kitchen. Add the juicy sweetness of red grapes and crunchy walnuts for a delicious contrast in flavor and texture. Tie it all together with this homemade creamy poppy seed dressing.

This pasta salad will be your go-to recipe for an easy dish. Think quick lunches, a filling side dish to go with a sandwich or an easy potluck dish. You can even make it ahead of time or enjoy any leftovers the next day.

Get the recipe: Chicken Grapes Pasta Salad

Chicken Noodle Casserole

Chicken noodle casserole in mixing bowl with spoon.
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Chicken Noodle Casserole is a timeless classic that offers pure comfort. Grab your canned chicken, cream of chicken soup, seasonings, veggies and egg noodles for a meal that comes together so easy.

It’s a budget-friendly meal, perfect for feeding a hungry family on a busy weeknight. Plus, it doubles as a fantastic freezer meal. Whip up a double batch, stash half away for later, and enjoy the convenience of a home-cooked meal without the last-minute scramble.

Get the recipe: Chicken Noodle Casserole

Chicken Alfredo Stuffed Shells

Chicken alfredo stuffed shells in an oval casserole dish.
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Take the classic creamy indulgence of chicken Alfredo to a whole new level with this chicken Alfredo stuffed shells recipe.

These giant pasta shells are overflowing with a rich and flavorful filling. A cheesy homemade sauce made of mozzarella and Parmesan cheese, add in fresh spinach and already-cooked rotisserie chicken and you’ll have an instant hit meal.

Get the recipe: Chicken Alfredo Stuffed Shells

Pressure Cooker Buffalo Chicken Pasta

Creamy Buffalo chicken pasta in a bowl.
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This Buffalo chicken pasta recipe delivers the fiery kick of buffalo wings in a creamy, cheesy pasta dish. It’s perfect for those nights when you want bold flavors without the mess of wings.

Plus, you have flexibility with the chicken so you can use whatever you have on hand. Use pre-cooked, frozen, or raw chicken thighs to cook right in the pressure cooker – it’s entirely up to you. All the spices are infused into the chicken so the flavor is in every bite. Then add several cheeses to create the creamy sauce and add pasta to finish it off.

Get the recipe: Buffalo Chicken Pasta

Chicken Carbonara Pasta

Bowl of Chicken Carbonara Pasta.
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This chicken carbonara recipe combines crispy bacon, juicy chicken and bowtie pasta in a garlicky, cheesy sauce.

It’s also satisfyingly easy. Our key tip: cook multiple ingredients simultaneously to save time and ensure everything is ready at the same time.

Get the recipe: Chicken Carbonara Pasta

16 Easy Slow Cooker Dump & Go Recipes

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16 incredible slow cooker recipes that require minimal prep – just toss everything in and let your trusty slow cooker do the rest. From succulent pot roast to comforting chicken dishes, these meals are ready when you are!

16 Easy Slow Cooker Dump & Go Recipes

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