crunchy chicken with creamy italian sauce & bowtie pasta

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    What’s for dinner? Crunchy Chicken with Creamy Italian Sauce & Bowtie Pasta perfect for busy weeknights.

    Okay, we seem to be back online, but not sure for how long so I’ll make a quick post while I can!

    This dish was full of “first times” for me. First, I have never done the corn flakes crust with any meat before and second, I’ve been wanting to try the Philadelphia Cooking Creme for quite some time now but could never justify doing so because all I thought about was calories, fat, and way too much cream. Well, I clearly threw that thought out the door and figured, you live once, so why not?

    Everything turned out just wonderful. The pasta was flavorful, creamy, smooth, and rich while the chicken turned out perfect (if I do say so myself). The corn flakes really do give it a good crust and flavor. I like the texture too. It’s a great combination to top on pasta. Different than the regular breaded chicken everyone is used to. This is a great and easy alternative!

    crunchy chicken recipe

    Adapted from Jamie Cooks It Up!

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  • Amber Turner says:

    Just made this tonight, with a few adjustments here and there but I love love lovedddd it :)

  • Jen says:

    Soo good!

  • Heather says:

    Where did you find the cooking cream? I can’t seem to find it any where! Please email me back thanks

    • Julie says:

      Unfortunately, I think they discontinued their cooking creams :(

      • Olga says:

        What can I use instead of Philadelphia Italian Cheese & Herb Cooking Creme?

        • Julie says:

          Hmm, good question. It was so long ago that I wrote this recipe and it stinks they have stopped selling that cooking cream! I would honestly use 1/2 a pack of cream cheese and add some parmesan to it along with some Italian seasoning.

  • Hannah says:

    Is this recipe 2 or 4 servings?

  • Lawnrence @ Best Pressure Cookers says:

    oooh Julie this sounds incredible! i will have to try it soon! thanks for sharing!

  • Laura says:

    Just came across this recipe and noticed the cooking creme is no longer available, but found this on the Philadelphia site for how to substitute…http://philadelphiacreamcheese.tumblr.com/post/95749686336/miss-our-cooking-cremes-while-the-philadelphia

    • Julie says:

      That’s awesome!! Thank you for sharing :)

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