Sun-dried tomato chicken pasta

Sun-dried tomato chicken pasta | Easy Food
Serves 2
160g tagliatelle
285g jar of sun-dried tomatoes in oil, drained, chopped 
2 tbsp sundried tomato oil, reserved from jar
3 large garlic cloves, crushed
2 chicken fillets, cut into strips
Salt and black pepper
1pinch of dried chilli flakes, (optional)
250ml chicken stock
150ml cream
40g mozzarella, grated
1 tbsp fresh basil leaves, chopped, plus extra for garnish
  1. Bring a large pot of salted water to a boil over a high heat and cook the pasta according to the package instructions.
  2. Meanwhile, heat two tablespoons of the reserved sun-dried tomato oil in a large pan over a high heat. Cook the sun-dried tomatoes and garlic for one minute, then remove to a plate and set aside, keeping the oil in the pan.
  3. Brown the chicken pieces in the oil over a medium-high heat until golden-brown all over. Season with salt, black pepper and some chilli flakes, if using.
  4. Return the garlic and sun-dried tomatoes to the pan. Add the chicken stock, cream and Mozzarella and bring to a simmer until the cheese melts.
  5. Add the chopped basil and stir to combine. Simmer for another 3-4 minutes until the chicken is completely cooked throughout. Add more salt and pepper to taste if necessary.
  6. Serve the sun-dried tomato chicken and sauce over the cooked tagliatelle.

Per serving: 850kcals, 39.8g fat (10g saturated), 79.9g carbs, 1.9g sugars, 46.8g protein, 4.7g fibre, 0.842g sodium