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This Chicken Parmesan Skillet dinner is a perfect weeknight dinner to make that the whole family will love! Plus it's a frugal dinner to save money as well.

Easy Chicken Parmesan Skillet Dinner!

This Chicken Parmesan Skillet dinner is a perfect weeknight dinner to make that the whole family will love! Plus it's a frugal dinner to save money as well.  

Course Entree
Cuisine Italian
Keyword Chicken, Pasta, Skillet
Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 25 minutes
Total Time 30 minutes

Ingredients

  • 1 lb Boneless skinless chicken breasts
  • Splash of Italian dressing
  • Olive oil with minced garlic in it
  • Mozzarella cheese
  • Parmesan cheese
  • 1 Box penne pasta
  • 1 Jar of red sauce

Instructions

  1. A couple hours before we left home I poured some olive oil into a container and placed in some minced garlic to flavor the oil.
  2. Cut your chicken into cubed pieces
  3. In your fry pan warm up your desired amount of oil and dressing into your pan at medium-high
  4. Cook your diced chicken in the oil and dressing until it is cooked
  5. Once your chicken is cooked pour in your jar of sauce
  6. Pour in the box of pasta
  7. Fill your pasta jar back up with water and slowly pour into the pan
  8. Mix everything together (be careful stirring as it fills up the pan)
  9. Bring to a boil
  10. Reduce heat to allow it to simmer and cover with a lid
  11. Allow to cook for about 15 minutes, we checked ours every five minutesWhen pasta is tender cover with mozzarella cheese and allow the meal to cook for a couple more minutes until the cheese is melted.
  12. Top with more cheese and parmesan cheese
  13. Enjoy!!