Spicy Chicken over Angel Hair

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  • Yield: 6 servings

"Watch out-the cherry peppers make this a spicy dish! They will also cause you to 'cough' when they are cooked in the hot oil."

Ingredients

3 to 4tablespoons olive oil
4 cherry peppers, seeds removed and chopped
1 onion, chopped
1 bell pepper, chopped
1 1/2pounds skinless chicken breasts, cut in bite-size pieces
2 garlic cloves, chopped
1 (14 1/2-ounce) can chopped tomatoes
1pound angel hair pasta
Parmesan cheese

Instructions

  1. Heat olive oil in large skillet over medium-high heat. Add cherry peppers, onion and bell peppers. Saute 2 minutes. Add chicken; saute 3 to 4 minutes. Add garlic and saute 1 more minute. Add tomatoes, reduce heat to medium and simmer.
  2. Cook pasta according to package directions; drain.
  3. Divide pasta among serving plates. Spoon chicken mixture on top. Sprinkle with Parmesan cheese.

—Cheryl Ludemann, Boonville, N.Y.