A healthier Chicken Spaghetti recipe for the whole family!

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Chicken spaghetti with zucchini noodles puts a healthier twist on a classic Italian dish. Our trick? Substituting traditional pasta noodles with zucchini spaghetti! The zucchini not only makes this chicken spaghetti recipe healthier, but it also infuses your whole pasta dish with flavor. Try it and leave a comment letting us know what you think!


1/4 Tsp Grape seed oil
7 Oz Chicken, cubed
1/2 Cup Bell peppers, diced
1 Garlic clove, minced
1 Cup Zucchini, julienned
1 Tsp Basil, chopped
1/2 Cup Tomato coulis


step #1

Before you begin, you will want to prepare zucchini noodles and a tomato coulis.

step #2

To start this chicken and zucchini recipe, take a non-stick pan and place it over medium heat.

step #3

Add grape seed oil to the pan and let it heat.

step #4

When your oil is hot, add your chicken to prepare it for the vegetables and zucchini noodles. 

step #5

Once your chicken has seared, add your sliced bell peppers and garlic.

step #6

Right before your chicken is ready, add your zucchini spaghetti to the pan and let everything cook until your zucchini is soft.

step #7

While your zucchini spaghetti and chicken is cooking, take your plate and coat the bottom with tomato coulis. 

step #8

Place your chicken and zucchini spaghetti over the plate of tomato coulis.

step #9

Sprinkle the basil over the top of your dish. 

step #10

Ready to serve!


30 ratings

Did you know?

Zucchini has more potassium than a banana, is rich in vitamin C and manganese, and zucchini peel is a high source of fiber! With only 25 calories per zucchini, using it as a substitute for pasta makes this healthier chicken spaghetti recipe a tasty option while embracing better health!

Chicken spaghetti with zucchini noodles is a great recipe for any diet. If you want to try some more zucchini pasta recipes, try some of our other favorites: Natalie’s Zucchini Pasta & Scallops Recipe, Spicy Lemon Garlic Shrimp & Zucchini Noodles Recipe, and Zucchini Spaghetti With Tomatoes & Pesto Recipe.

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