Quick Cinnamon Chicken Pasta Recipe

By The Nosh Team -Posted on 6th Jun 2013  
624 Quick Chicken Pasta

Recipe info

Cost: TBC

Serves: 4

Ease: **

Prep Time: 25 Minutes

Cook Time: -


  • 2 mugs pasta
  • 1 tablespoon olive oil
  • 1 red onion, sliced
  • 1 fat red chilli, thinly sliced
  • 500g carton passatta
  • 1 teaspoon sugar
  • 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • 3 chicken breasts, cut really thinly
  • 1/2 mug grated parmesan
  • salt and pepper
  • 1 tablespoon freshly chopped basil

  1. Put the pasta on to cook. Drain the water off, keeping 1/2 a mug of water for later. Return the pasta to the pan.
  2. Heat the oil in a wok, add the onions and chilli and fry until the onions begin to soften.
  3. Add the passatta, sugar and cinnamon and simmer for 2-3 minutes.
  4. Add the chicken, mix well and simmer for 4-5 minutes, making sure all the chicken is cooked. Season well with salt and pepper.
  5. Add the pasta and basil to the wok, together with a little of the reserved liquid if the mixture is a too dry.
  6. Serve with the grated parmesan over each portion.



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  • Owen Daglish - i like to have a nice ol cinamom food fing ,also i like eating cinamon extract on thursday 2:52 pm
    16 Mar 2018

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