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Cheesy Buffalo Chicken Skillet Dinner

Prep time 10 mins
Cook time 15 mins
Yield

4 servings

Do you like dinner on the spicier side? In less than 30 minutes you can make this tasty dinner recipe that is an adult version of mac and cheese.

Ingredients

  • 2 cups (6 oz) uncooked dried ziti
  • 3 tablespoons Crystal Farms® butter
  • 1 pound boneless, skinless chicken breast halves cut into strips
  • 1/4 cup chopped celery
  • 1/2 red bell pepper, chopped (about 3/4 cup)
  • 1/3 cup hot sauce
  • 1 tablespoon blue cheese dressing
  • ` cup (4 oz) Crystal Farms Shredded Mac & Cheese

How to Make It

  1. Cook pasta according to package directions. Drain.

  2. Meanwhile, melt 1 tablespoon butter in 12-inch nonstick skillet. Cook chicken over medium-high heat for 4 to 5 minutes or until lightly golden brown. Add celery and bell pepper. Cook 2-3 minutes or until chicken is no longer pink and vegetables are tender.

  3. Reduce heat to medium-low. Add cooked pasta, remaining 2 tablespoons butter, hot sauce and blue cheese dressing. Stir until well mixed and butter is melted.

  4. Top skillet dinner with Crystal Farms Shredded Mac & Cheese. Cover; cook for 1 to 2 minutes or until cheese is melted.