- 400g pasta shapes
Pasta is the Italian name for Italy's version of a basic foodstuff which is made in many…
- 250g green bean, trimmed
- 1 tbsp olive oil
Probably the most widely-used oil in cooking, olive oil is pressed from fresh olives. It's…
- 1 bunch spring onions, finely sliced
Also known as scallions or green onions, spring onions are in fact very young onions, harvested…
- 2 large ready-roasted chicken breasts, shredded
- 5 tbsp pesto
Pesto is a generic Italian name for any sauce made by pounding ingredients together.
- 3 tbsp double cream
- handful Parmesan, grated, to serve
Parmesan is a straw-coloured hard cheese with a natural yellow rind and rich, fruity flavour. It…
Cook pasta following pack instructions, adding green beans for the final 6 mins of cooking time. Drain and reserve a few tbsps of the cooking water.
Meanwhile, heat olive oil in a large frying pan. Add spring onions and cook for 1-2 mins until soft, then set aside.
Add the shredded chicken in the pan and heat through. Stir through pesto and cream. Pop pasta and beans in with the chicken mix and stir to coat, adding a little of the cooking water. Season and sprinkle with Parmesan.