Chicken Margherita

Ragu Chicken Margherita RecipeRecipe


4 servings

Recipe Time

Prep: 5 Minutes
Cook: 10 Minutes


4 boneless, skinless chicken breast halves (about 1 lb.)
1 tablespoon olive oil
4 slices fresh or packaged mozzarella cheese (about 4 oz.)
2 tablespoons thinly sliced fresh basil leaves
2 cups Ragu® Old World Style® Margherita Smooth Pasta Sauce


Season chicken, if desired, with salt and black pepper. Heat oil in 12-inch nonstick skillet over medium-high heat and brown chicken, turning once, about 5 minutes.

Add Pasta Sauce and simmer covered 5 minutes or until chicken is thoroughly cooked. Top chicken with cheese, then let stand until cheese is melted, about 1 minute. Garnish with basil.

Serve, if desired, with hot cooked penne pasta topped with additional Pasta Sauce, heated.

Preparation time: 5 Minute(s)
Cook time: 10 Minute(s)