Creamy Dream: Chicken Alfredo Pasta


Indulge in the luxurious Creamy Dream: Chicken Alfredo Pasta, a dish that epitomizes comfort food. It features succulent chicken breast slices nestled in a bed of silky fettuccine, all enrobed in a rich, creamy Alfredo sauce. Each bite offers a delightful blend of flavors and textures, promising a truly satisfying dining experience.

Creamy Dream: Chicken Alfredo Pasta

Preparation and Cooking Times

  • Prep Time: 15 minutes
  • Cook Time: 20 minutes
  • Total Time: 35 minutes

Servings and Serving Size

  • Servings: 4
  • Serving Size: 1 bowl

Nutritional Profile (per serving)

  • Calories: 750 kcal
  • Protein: 40g
  • Carbohydrates: 70g
  • Fat: 35g
  • Sodium: 800mg
  • Sugar: 3g


  • Chicken Breast (boneless, skinless): 2 pieces (about 400g or 0.88 lbs or 14 oz)
  • Fettuccine Pasta: 400g (14 oz)
  • Heavy Cream: 250ml (8.4 oz)
  • Grated Parmesan Cheese: 100g (3.5 oz)
  • Unsalted Butter: 50g (1.76 oz)
  • Garlic: 2 cloves, minced
  • Olive Oil: 1 tbsp
  • Fresh Parsley: for garnish
  • Salt and Pepper: To taste

Method of Preparation

  1. Cook Pasta: Boil fettuccine in salted water until al dente. Drain, reserving some pasta water.
  2. Cook Chicken: Season chicken with salt and pepper. In a pan, heat olive oil and cook chicken until golden. Set aside.
  3. Make Alfredo Sauce: In the same pan, melt butter. Add garlic. Stir in heavy cream and Parmesan until smooth.
  4. Combine: Slice chicken and add to sauce. Toss in pasta. If needed, add reserved pasta water for consistency.
  5. Serve: Garnish with parsley and extra Parmesan.

Tips for Culinary Success

  • Cook pasta just until al dente to prevent it from becoming mushy.
  • Use freshly grated Parmesan for the best flavor.
  • Keep the sauce at a gentle simmer to prevent curdling.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

  • Can I use a different type of pasta? Yes, any pasta works well with this sauce.
  • How can I make this lighter? Substitute heavy cream with half-and-half or a mix of milk and cream.
  • Can I add vegetables to this dish? Absolutely! Spinach, mushrooms, or sun-dried tomatoes make great additions.