Chicken Parmesan with Rotini

The secret ingredient to this deliciously crunchy and super fast recipe is crumbled crackers.

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Prep time:

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Total time:

0 min

Servings:

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Ingredient list

  • 3 cups whole wheat rotini pasta
  • 10 RITZ Reduced Fat Crackers, crushed (about 1/2 cup crumbs)
  • 3 Tbsp. grated Parmesan cheese
  • 1 tsp. dried oregano leaves
  • 1 egg white
  • 4 small boneless skinless chicken breast halves (1 lb.)
  • 2 cups tomato-basil spaghetti sauce, divided
  • 1 cup shredded reduced-fat mozzarella cheese

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Recipe Tips

1

Cook pasta in large saucepan as directed on package. Meanwhile, combine cracker crumbs, Parmesan cheese and oregano in pie plate. Lightly beat egg white in separate pie plate. Dip chicken in egg white, then roll in crumb mixture until evenly coated. Set aside.

2

Spray large nonstick skillet with cooking spray. Heat on medium heat. Add chicken; cook 5 min. on each side or until cooked through (165ºF). Spoon 1 cup of the spaghetti sauce over chicken; top with mozzarella cheese. Cover skillet with lid. Reduce heat to low; simmer 3 min. or until sauce is hot and cheese is melted.

3

Meanwhile, drain pasta; return to pan. Add remaining 1 cup spaghetti sauce; toss to coat. Cook on medium heat 2 min. or until heated through, stirring occasionally. Spoon onto serving plates; top with the chicken.