Spinach and Bacon Pasta Toss

Spinach and Bacon Pasta Toss

FROM: AnnMarie

PREP TIME: 10

COOK TIME: 15

SERVINGS: 8

DESCRIPTION:

Bacon and spinach combine to liven up a quick pasta dish

INGREDIENTS:

1 lb. wide egg noodles, uncooked
3/4 cup KRAFT Zesty Italian Dressing
1 pt. cherry tomatoes, halved
1 lb. boneless skinless chicken breasts, chopped
1 bag (6 oz.) fresh baby spinach leaves (4 cups)
1 cup KRAFT Finely Shredded Italian Style Five Cheese Blend, divided
8 slices OSCAR MAYER Bacon, crisply cooked, crumbled

DIRECTIONS:

COOK noodles as directed on package. Drain, reserving 1/2 cup of the cooking water.

MEANWHILE, heat dressing in large skillet on medium heat. Add chicken; cook and stir 5 to 7 min. or until cooked through. Add tomatoes; cook 1 min., stirring occasionally. Stir in noodles and reserved 1/2 cup cooking water. Remove from heat.

ADD spinach, 1/2 cup of the cheese and the bacon; toss lightly to combine. Sprinkle with remaining 1/2 cup cheese.

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