Copycat Olive Garden Chicken Scampi
Recipe type: Main Dish
  • 6 THIN cut chicken breasts
  • 1 cup flour
  • Seasoned salt or creole seasoning or salt and pepper
  • 2 tbsp olive oil
  • 4 cloves garlic, finely chopped
  • 1 green, 1 yellow, 1 red bell pepper, sliced
  • 1 medium red onion, sliced
  • 1 cup heavy cream
  • ½ cup milk
  • ½ cup shredded parmesan
  • 12 oz. angel hair
  1. Boil pasta until al dente.
  2. Cut chicken breasts into thirds (like tenders).
  3. Season chicken.
  4. Place flour in a shallow dish and season with 1 tsp seasoned salt.
  5. Dredge chicken in flour.
  6. Heat 1 tbsp olive oil in large skillet. (I use a cast iron).
  7. Place chicken in skillet and cook over medium high heat for 4 minutes. Flip and cook for 3-4 more minutes. Remove to a plate.
  8. Add 1 tbsp oil to skillet.
  9. Add peppers and onions. Season with salt and pepper. Saute for about 5 minutes.
  10. Add garlic and saute for a few more minutes.
  11. Add cream, milk, and parmesan. Bring to a simmer.
  12. Add chicken and let simmer for 5 minutes. (Do not overcook or veggies will lose their bite).
  13. Mix in pasta tossing to coat well. Taste to season and serve.
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