Introduction: Vegetable Chicken Pasta
One-pot meals are a great way to feed the entire family. Vegetable chicken pasta is a meal my family enjoys so I thought I would share it. Its simple to prepare with just 3 main ingredients.
Pot & Utensils
- 1 Large pot
- 1 Stir fry pan
- 1 Noodle strainer
- 1 Knife
- 1 Large spoon
- 1 Spatula
- Measuring Cups
- 1 1/2 - 2 pounds of chicken ( Chicken parts of strips)
- 4 cups of elbow noodles (Any preferred noodle type)
- 4 cups of mixed vegetable
- 3 Tablespoons all-purpose seasoning
- 2 1/2 Tablespoon sea salt
- 1 Teaspoon Cayan pepper
- 1Tablespoonchicken seasoning
- 1 Tablespoon soy sauce
- 2 Cloves garlic
Step 1: Ingredients
Preparing ingredients and tools. Measure out the quantity of macaroni and vegetable and meat needed.
Step 2: Preparing Chicken
We will now need to prepare the meat. I used chicken however, beef, lamb, and pork can be used. If you appreciate a boneless meal then meat strips can be used, such as chicken strips or chicken breast. I had chicken parts on hand so it was used for this meal.
Prepare 1 and a half-pound of chicken, cleaning up the meat and cutting it into small pieces.
Step 3: Preparing Seasoning
Preparing the seasoning for the meat, we begin with:
1 tablespoon chicken seasoning
1 tablespoon all-purpose seasoning
1 teaspoon cyan pepper
Half teaspoon sea salt
Step 4: Seasoning Meat
The selection of seasoning is added to the meat and mixed in well o=untill evenly spread. Allow meat to rest for an hour to marinate.
Step 5: Preparing Boiling Water
Add 15 cups of water to a large pot. The 15 cups of water should not exceed 2/3 of the capacity of the pot. Add 2 teaspoons of sea salt to the water and stir well.
Step 6: Boiling Macaroni
Bring water to boil on high temperature and add 4 cups of macaroni. Cover the pot halfway and allow to boil for 7-10 minutes.
Step 7: Boil and Strain Macaroni
Once macaroni has boiled on high fire for 7-10 minutes or until it has swollen to meet the level of the water. Remove the pot from the fire and drain the water from the macaroni using a noodle strainer.
Step 8: Stir Fry Chicken
Add 1 teaspoon of vegetable oil to a stir fry pot and allow the oil to heat. Add chicken to the hot oil and intermediately stir for 10 minutes on a high fire. Then allow the meat to cook down for another 10 minutes on medium fire.
Step 9: Vegetable & Macaroni Mix
Then pot of macaroni is placed on a medium fire and 4 cups of mixed vegetables are added. Stir mixture together and add 2 tablespoons of all-purpose seasoning. Stir well and allow to cook for 5 minutes.
Step 10: Adding Chicken
Add the stir fry chicken to the mixture of macaroni and vegetable. Add one tablespoon of soy sauce and mix well. Allow mixture to cook down for another 5 minutes on medium fire.
Step 11: Dish and Enjoy
Now that we are all done, its time to dish and enjoy our one-pot vegetable chicken pasta. Well seasoned with very little oil. A healthy meal for the entire family.