Tasty·Posted on Apr 22, 2018Creamy Chicken Bacon Pesto PastaCreamy Chicken Bacon Pesto Pastaby Pierce AbernathyBuzzFeed ContributorFacebookPinterestTwitterMailLink Creamy Chicken Bacon Pesto Pasta BuzzFeed 4 servingsINGREDIENTS6 strips bacon, sliced2 chicken breast, sliced2 teaspoons salt1 teaspoon pepper1 teaspoon garlic powder2 onion, sliced4 cloves garlic, minced140 g (5 oz) spinach1.2 L (5 cups) milk455 g (1 lb) fettuccine110 g (1/2 cup) pesto110 g (1 cup) parmesan cheese parmesan cheese, for garnish fresh parsley, for garnishPREPARATION1. In a large pot or dutch oven over medium-high heat, cook the bacon until crispy.2. Add chicken and season with salt, pepper, and garlic powder. Cook until no pink is showing, then remove the chicken.3. Add onion and garlic and cook until softened.4. When onions are caramelized, add spinach and cook until wilted5. Add milk and bring to boil.6. Add fettuccine into boiling mixture and cover.7. Cook fettuccine on medium heat until milk thickens and pasta is cooked (about 7 minutes).8. Mix back in the chicken. Stir in the pesto and parmesan.9. Garnish with parsley and additional parmesan10. Enjoy!