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Fiesta Chicken & Pasta Skillet

Fiesta Chicken & Pasta Skillet recipe
photo by:kraft
What do you call a chicken and pasta skillet that also has Mexican cheeses and colorful chopped veggies? A fiesta just waiting to get started.
time
prep:
30 min
total:
30 min
servings
total:
4 servings, 2 cups each

What You Need

2
cups  rotini pasta, uncooked
1
lb.  boneless skinless chicken breasts, cut into bite-size pieces
1
jar  (16 oz.) salsa
1
pkg.  (10 oz.) frozen corn
4
oz.  (1/2 of 8-oz. pkg.) PHILADELPHIA Cream Cheese, cubed
1/4
tsp.  ground cumin
1
cup  KRAFT Mexican Style Finely Shredded Four Cheese, divided

Make It

COOK pasta as directed on package, omitting salt.

MEANWHILE, cook and stir chicken in large nonstick skillet sprayed with cooking spray on medium-high heat 6 min. or until done. Add next 4 ingredients; mix well. Simmer on medium-low heat 6 min. or until cream cheese is melted, stirring occasionally.

DRAIN pasta. Add to chicken mixture in skillet with 1/2 cup shredded cheese; simmer 3 min. or until heated through, stirring occasionally. Top with remaining shredded cheese; cover. Remove from heat. Let stand until cheese is melted.

Kraft Kitchens Tips

Special Extra
Sprinkle with chopped fresh cilantro before serving.
Healthy Living
Save 50 calories and 6g of fat per serving by preparing with PHILADELPHIA Neufchatel Cheese and KRAFT Mexican Style 2% Milk Finely Shredded Four Cheese.
Substitute
Prepare using any other medium shaped pasta.
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