Cashew Chicken with Green Beans

Ready in
40 min
With a creamy cashew paste and two kinds of cheese, this chicken dish looks impressive, tastes amazing—and is easier to make than you'd think.

Serving Size


Estimated Cost*


Per Serving

Prep Time

10 min

Cooking Time

30 min

Price/Availability Effective Date: February 10, 2014


0.25 pkg Philadelphia Brick Cream Cheese softened
0.25 cup Butter softened
2 tbsp KRAFT 100% Parmesan Grated Cheese
3 cloves Garlic, minced
0.75 cup Cashews divided
3 cups Elbow macaroni
0.5 lb Green Beans cut diagonally into 2-inch lengths
2 tbsp KRAFT Zesty Italian Dressing
1 lb Chicken breasts, skinless, boneless


  1. Process cream cheese, butter, Parmesan, garlic and 1/2 cup nuts in food processor until smooth.
  2. Cook macaroni in large saucepan as directed on package, omitting salt and adding beans to the boiling water for the last 3 min.
  3. Meanwhile, heat dressing in large skillet. Add chicken; cook and stir on medium heat 8 to 10 min. or until done.
  4. Drain macaroni mixture. Add to chicken with cream cheese mixture and remaining nuts; cook and stir 2 min. or until heated through.

Recipe notes

Serve with fresh fruit and a crisp green salad tossed with your favourite Kraft Dressing.
Substitute 2 cups small fresh broccoli florets for the green beans.

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