Lazy Single Girl Meal: Chicken, Red Pepper, Feta and Dill Pasta

Updated on May 16, 2016

Another name for my favorite lazy single girl mean is pretty much: Put anything you can find in your pantry in a pan and then on top of pasta. And, it doesn’t get much better than this. Red pepper? Could eat my weight in them. Feta? If you don’t like feta, we can’t be friends. Dill? What isn’t better with dill on it….seriously!

I know leftovers are controversial, but I love them because often times, I reuse different parts of my meal for something completely different. This chicken breast was part of a grilled chicken sandwich half that I had in the fridge. Yes, I’m super cheap.

Anything over pasta is a great single girl dish because you can make exactly how much you need…although typing “Serves One” can strike fear in some, I relish in the fact that it just means I can eat this with no pants on watching Storage Wars.

Cook Time

Prep time: 5 min
Cook time: 15 min
Ready in: 20 min
Yields: Serves one

Ingredients

  • 2 ounces pasta, your choice
  • 2 Tbsp olive oil
  • 4-6 ounces cooked chicken breast, cubed
  • 1/4 cup chicken broth
  • 2 Tbsp balsamic vinegar
  • 1 small red bell pepper, diced
  • 2 ounces Feta cheese, crumbled
  • 1 Tbsp dill

Rate My Recipe!

Cast your vote for Chicken, Red Pepper, Feta and Dill Pasta
  1. Cook pasta according to the package directions.
  2. Put olive oil in a saucepan over high heat and cook the chicken cubes for 2-3 minutes to get a slight sear on it.
  3. Add in red peppers and cook for an additional 5 minutes until they get softened.
  4. Add in chicken broth, balsamic vinegar and dill. Reduce for about 5 minutes.
  5. Before you drain the pasta, put a few spoonfuls of the pasta cooking water into the saucepan. Add the noodles and cook for about 2-3 minutes until the sauce and pasta are living together in perfect harmony.
  6. For the last minute, sprinkle in feta cheese.
  7. Sprinkle with dill and a splash of olive oil before treating yourself!

Questions & Answers

    Comments

      0 of 8192 characters used
      Post Comment

      • RedElf profile image

        RedElf 

        5 months ago from Canada

        Awesome meal suggestion - as a single person, usually cooking for one, I'm a big fan of re-doing left-overs.

      • peachpurple profile image

        peachy 

        2 years ago from Home Sweet Home

        a very easy to follow recipe not only suitable for singles but mothers at home who couldn't think of new recipes, thanks

      working

      This website uses cookies

      As a user in the EEA, your approval is needed on a few things. To provide a better website experience, delishably.com uses cookies (and other similar technologies) and may collect, process, and share personal data. Please choose which areas of our service you consent to our doing so.

      For more information on managing or withdrawing consents and how we handle data, visit our Privacy Policy at: https://delishably.com/privacy-policy#gdpr

      Show Details
      Necessary
      HubPages Device IDThis is used to identify particular browsers or devices when the access the service, and is used for security reasons.
      LoginThis is necessary to sign in to the HubPages Service.
      Google RecaptchaThis is used to prevent bots and spam. (Privacy Policy)
      AkismetThis is used to detect comment spam. (Privacy Policy)
      HubPages Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide data on traffic to our website, all personally identifyable data is anonymized. (Privacy Policy)
      HubPages Traffic PixelThis is used to collect data on traffic to articles and other pages on our site. Unless you are signed in to a HubPages account, all personally identifiable information is anonymized.
      Amazon Web ServicesThis is a cloud services platform that we used to host our service. (Privacy Policy)
      CloudflareThis is a cloud CDN service that we use to efficiently deliver files required for our service to operate such as javascript, cascading style sheets, images, and videos. (Privacy Policy)
      Google Hosted LibrariesJavascript software libraries such as jQuery are loaded at endpoints on the googleapis.com or gstatic.com domains, for performance and efficiency reasons. (Privacy Policy)
      Features
      Google Custom SearchThis is feature allows you to search the site. (Privacy Policy)
      Google MapsSome articles have Google Maps embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
      Google ChartsThis is used to display charts and graphs on articles and the author center. (Privacy Policy)
      Google AdSense Host APIThis service allows you to sign up for or associate a Google AdSense account with HubPages, so that you can earn money from ads on your articles. No data is shared unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
      Google YouTubeSome articles have YouTube videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
      VimeoSome articles have Vimeo videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
      PaypalThis is used for a registered author who enrolls in the HubPages Earnings program and requests to be paid via PayPal. No data is shared with Paypal unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
      Facebook LoginYou can use this to streamline signing up for, or signing in to your Hubpages account. No data is shared with Facebook unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
      MavenThis supports the Maven widget and search functionality. (Privacy Policy)
      Marketing
      Google AdSenseThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
      Google DoubleClickGoogle provides ad serving technology and runs an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
      Index ExchangeThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
      SovrnThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
      Facebook AdsThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
      Amazon Unified Ad MarketplaceThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
      AppNexusThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
      OpenxThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
      Rubicon ProjectThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
      TripleLiftThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
      Say MediaWe partner with Say Media to deliver ad campaigns on our sites. (Privacy Policy)
      Remarketing PixelsWe may use remarketing pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to advertise the HubPages Service to people that have visited our sites.
      Conversion Tracking PixelsWe may use conversion tracking pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to identify when an advertisement has successfully resulted in the desired action, such as signing up for the HubPages Service or publishing an article on the HubPages Service.
      Statistics
      Author Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide traffic data and reports to the authors of articles on the HubPages Service. (Privacy Policy)
      ComscoreComScore is a media measurement and analytics company providing marketing data and analytics to enterprises, media and advertising agencies, and publishers. Non-consent will result in ComScore only processing obfuscated personal data. (Privacy Policy)
      Amazon Tracking PixelSome articles display amazon products as part of the Amazon Affiliate program, this pixel provides traffic statistics for those products (Privacy Policy)