Easy Cooking: Make a Wholesome Chicken Pasta Salad At Home
Servings Prep Time
6people 15minutes
Cook Time
15minutes
Servings Prep Time
6people 15minutes
Cook Time
15minutes
Ingredients
For the Salad
  • 4in boneless skinless chicken breastscut thick strips
  • tbsp olive oil
  • 4 garlic cloveminced
  • Black Peppergrounded
  • 350gm Fusilli Pasta
  • 2-3tbsp fresh thymechopped
  • 2tbsp Oregano or driedchopped
  • 2cups Cherry Tomatoeshalved
  • 1 Yellow Bell Pepper seeds removedthinly sliced
  • ½cup Green Olivessliced
  • 1 medium red onionsliced
  • cup Ground Parmesan Cheese
  • Salt
For Salad Dressing
Instructions
  1. Take a bowl and add the dressing ingredients. Whisk the ingredients until they are all thoroughly mixed. Keep the salad dressing aside.
  2. Boil a pot of water and add some salt to it. Add the pasta and cook it as per the instructions on the packet. Drain the pasta and then rinse it with cold water. Transfer the pasta to a large mixing bowl.
  3. Take a bowl and add 1 tablespoon of olive oil to it. Then add garlic, oregano, thyme, salt and pepper. Add the chicken strips to the bowl and mix everything together. Take a pan and heat some oil in it. Add the coated chicken strips and cook them for 6-8 minutes until they are cooked and turn golden.
  4. Add the cooked chicken to the pasta bowl. Then add the onions, cherry tomatoes, olives, parmesan cheese, pepper and salt. Then add the salad dressing and mix the ingredients.
Recipe Notes

Recipe Tip

If you don’t have the ingredients to prepare the salad dressing then you can add the Chunky Continental Chicken Spread from Licious. 

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Do you make Chicken Pasta Salad at home? What ingredients do you use? Share your version with us! In the meanwhile, you can check our other salad recipes here. 

Frequently Asked Questions

Which pasta can I use if Fusilli Pasta is not available?

You can make this salad with penne pasta if fusilli pasta is not available. 

Can I store the leftover Chicken Pasta Salad?

Yes. You can refrigerate the leftover Chicken Pasta salad in an airtight container for 4-5 days.

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Easy Cooking: Make a Wholesome Chicken Pasta Salad At Home
Course Appetizer
Cuisine Continental
Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 15 minutes
Servings
people
Ingredients
For the Salad
  • 4 in boneless skinless chicken breasts cut thick strips
  • tbsp olive oil
  • 4 garlic clove minced
  • Black Pepper grounded
  • 350 gm Fusilli Pasta
  • 2-3 tbsp fresh thyme chopped
  • 2 tbsp Oregano or dried chopped
  • 2 cups Cherry Tomatoes halved
  • 1 Yellow Bell Pepper seeds removed thinly sliced
  • ½ cup Green Olives sliced
  • 1 medium red onion sliced
  • cup Ground Parmesan Cheese
  • Salt
For Salad Dressing
Course Appetizer
Cuisine Continental
Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 15 minutes
Servings
people
Ingredients
For the Salad
  • 4 in boneless skinless chicken breasts cut thick strips
  • tbsp olive oil
  • 4 garlic clove minced
  • Black Pepper grounded
  • 350 gm Fusilli Pasta
  • 2-3 tbsp fresh thyme chopped
  • 2 tbsp Oregano or dried chopped
  • 2 cups Cherry Tomatoes halved
  • 1 Yellow Bell Pepper seeds removed thinly sliced
  • ½ cup Green Olives sliced
  • 1 medium red onion sliced
  • cup Ground Parmesan Cheese
  • Salt
For Salad Dressing
Instructions
  1. Take a bowl and add the dressing ingredients. Whisk the ingredients until they are all thoroughly mixed. Keep the salad dressing aside.
  2. Boil a pot of water and add some salt to it. Add the pasta and cook it as per the instructions on the packet. Drain the pasta and then rinse it with cold water. Transfer the pasta to a large mixing bowl.
  3. Take a bowl and add 1 tablespoon of olive oil to it. Then add garlic, oregano, thyme, salt and pepper. Add the chicken strips to the bowl and mix everything together. Take a pan and heat some oil in it. Add the coated chicken strips and cook them for 6-8 minutes until they are cooked and turn golden.
  4. Add the cooked chicken to the pasta bowl. Then add the onions, cherry tomatoes, olives, parmesan cheese, pepper and salt. Then add the salad dressing and mix the ingredients.
Recipe Notes

Recipe Tip

If you don’t have the ingredients to prepare the salad dressing then you can add the Chunky Continental Chicken Spread from Licious. 

Share your version of this recipe

Do you make Chicken Pasta Salad at home? What ingredients do you use? Share your version with us! In the meanwhile, you can check our other salad recipes here. 

Frequently Asked Questions

Which pasta can I use if Fusilli Pasta is not available?

You can make this salad with penne pasta if fusilli pasta is not available. 

Can I store the leftover Chicken Pasta Salad?

Yes. You can refrigerate the leftover Chicken Pasta salad in an airtight container for 4-5 days.