Creamy Chicken and Bacon Pasta
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Chicken and Circle B Ranch Hickory Smoked Bacon with Pasta sounds soooo delish. This recipe does not disappoint. Enjoy!
10 slices Circle B Ranch Hickory Smoked bacon, cut into 1/2 inch slices
1 tablespoon olive oil
1/2 onion, finely chopped
1/2 stick of butter
1 lb boneless skinless chicken breast, cut in small strips.
4 large cloves garlic minced
8 ounces fettuccine pasta
1/2 cup Homemade chicken broth
1/2 teaspoon salt
1 teaspoon pepper
1/2 cup heavy cream
1 1/2 cups finely grated Parmesan cheese
1-2 teaspoons cornstarch
1 tablespoon water
1-2 tablespoons fresh parsley, finely chopped
In a large skillet cook bacon until crisp.
Transfer to a paper towel to drain, reserving a little bit of bacon grease in the pan.
In the same skillet add in the chicken, olive oil & season with salt and pepper - cook chicken until no longer pink in the center, remove and set aside.
Cook onion with butter over medium heat until soft, stir in garlic and cook an additional 30 seconds.
Bring a large pot of water to boil and cook pasta until al dente.
In a small bowl combine cornstarch with the water and stir into the skillet.
Remove from heat and stir in cream and all of the cheese until cheese has melted.
Add the pasta to the pot.
Top with the chicken & Garnish with chopped bacon and parsley.