su-Greek Chicken Pasta
Photo: Leo Gong; Styling: Robyn Valarik
Yields Serves 4 to 6 Total Time 30 mins
AuthorErin Tragert, South Lake Tahoe, CA,
The success of this super-simple dish depends on using good-quality feta cheese. With so few ingredients, each needs to pull its weight, and here it's the cheese in particular that will make this pasta shine.

How to Make It

Step 1
1

Cook spaghetti as package directs.

Step 2
2

Heat oil in a large frying pan over medium heat. Add onion and garlic and cook until softened, about 5 minutes. Stir in spinach, wine, chile flakes, olives, pine nuts, salt, and pepper.

Step 3
3

Drain pasta, return to pot, and add onion mixture and chicken. Stir to coat and cook over medium heat until warmed, about 4 minutes. Transfer to plates and top with feta cheese.

Ingredients

 6 ounces spaghetti
 3 tablespoons olive oil
 1 cup chopped onion
 1 tablespoon minced garlic
 8 ounces baby spinach
 1/2 cup dry white wine, such as Pinot Grigio
 1/2 teaspoon red chile flakes
 1 cup pitted kalamata olives, halved
 1 cup toasted pine nuts
 1/2 teaspoon kosher salt
 1/2 teaspoon pepper
 2 cups shredded rotisserie chicken
 3 ounces good-quality feta cheese, crumbled

Directions

Step 1
1

Cook spaghetti as package directs.

Step 2
2

Heat oil in a large frying pan over medium heat. Add onion and garlic and cook until softened, about 5 minutes. Stir in spinach, wine, chile flakes, olives, pine nuts, salt, and pepper.

Step 3
3

Drain pasta, return to pot, and add onion mixture and chicken. Stir to coat and cook over medium heat until warmed, about 4 minutes. Transfer to plates and top with feta cheese.

Greek Chicken Pasta