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Thai Style Chicken Pasta

RECIPE OVERVIEW

This is a great, quick and easy mid week supper, perfect served with a toasted baguette.

Preparation time: 20 minutes

Cooking time: 20 minutes

Ingredients

Serves: 4 people

  • 1 large Fresh SuperValu Mixed Chilli
    deseeded and diced
  • 3 cloves Garlic
    crushed
  • 125 g Natural Yogurt
  • 1 - SuperValu Courgette
    cut into thin slices
  • 1 tbsp SuperValu Fresh Coriander
  • 0 - SuperValu Fresh Ginger
    peeled and diced
  • 1 - SuperValu Onion
    diced
  • 2 - SuperValu Quality Irish Chicken Fillets
    (From the Butcher Counter) – diced
  • 350 g SuperValu Spaghetti
  • 1 - SuperValu Tomato
From the Store Cupboard
  • 110 ml Chicken Stock Cube
    optional
  • 1 tbsp SuperValu Olive Oil
  • 0 - SuperValu Salt
  • 0 pinch SuperValu Sugar

Method

  1. Bring a large saucepan of water to the boil. Add in the spaghetti and cook according to the packet instructions.

Tomato & Chilli Paste

  1. Place the onion, garlic, coriander, chilli and ginger into a food processor with the tomatoes and the sugar and puree until a coarse consistency has been achieved.
  2. Meanwhile heat a large deep sauté pan and quickly pan fry the chicken until it is sealed all over.
  3. Season lightly with a little salt and pepper and then add in the slices of courgette and continue to cook for a further few minutes. Next add in the tomato & chilli paste from the food processor together with the natural yogurt.
  4. Strain off the pasta and add it to the pot and if you wish you can add the chicken stock if you would like a wetter option.
  5. Serve immediately with the Thai style pasta.

Top Tip

Garnish with a toasted baguette. Using a sharp knife split the bread lengthways, drizzle with olive oil and pop under the grill for 3-4 minutes until golden brown.    

  • Sinead Curtin, 12 Jan 13

    3 stars rating
    This is a beautiful, flavoursome dish. Can't wait to make it again and again..
  • Mary, 11 Sep 12

    3 stars rating
    What is the SuperValu Spice Mix pack? I asked in my nearst supervalu and they never heard of it.
  • SuperValu, 12 Sep 12

    3 stars rating
    Hi Mary, The SuperValu Spice Mix pack contains onion, chilli, ginger, garlic and coriander all of which are used in the recipe. Unfortunately not every store stocks them. Hope that helps!