Creamy Fettuccine Alfredo

August 15, 2017
Creamy Fettuccine Alfredo serve with pan-seared chicken and steam broccoli.

creamy pasta alfredo with chicken
What is your favourite pasta?
Is it spaghetti bolognese? Lasagne? Tuna Mornay?

Pasta dish that you "must have- must cook", at least once a month?

Creamy Fettuccine Alfredo

And as for me...

When its comes to cooking pasta ...

Its either spaghetti bolognese, pasta tuna bake, spaghetti marinara, chilli prawns pasta (summer pasta feasting) or just a simple, olive oil and lemon pasta.

I have no favourite, but if I must choose, I tend to lean towards simple 'summer' cold pasta.

After 20 over years, I wish I can give spaghetti bolognese a rest... for good! Seriously!
I am kind of 'tired' of having spaghetti bolognese. 

My taste bud is yearning for something different! A pasta dish with anything but bolognese!

A pasta dish that I have not tried, a pasta dish that everyone will be asking for an encore! 

Delicious fettuccine alfredo
chicken with creamy fettuccine alfredo

Not wanting to sit down to sift through all my cookbooks, magazines on the bookshelf... I turned to my laptop for some assistance.

Didn't take me long to chance upon this Creamy Fettuccine Alfredo recipe from Food Network (I think!).

I did my usual... a quick browse through this Creamy Fettuccine Alfredo recipe, to see if I needed anything else!

Pan-seared chicken with alfredo sauce
Creamy Fettuccine Alfredo

I was glad that I need not rush out to buy anything at all. I have all the ingredients to cook Creamy Fettuccine Alfredo.

But wait!

I need some meat to go with it... and I know that it will go well with chicken.

Should I poached the chicken or should I pan-seared?

better than olive garden alfredo sauce

Both poached or pan-seared chicken breasts would go well with Creamy Fettuccine Alfredo, but I settled with the later.

In my humble opinion, I think Pan-seared chicken gives in-depth flavour to this Creamy Fettuccine Alfredo.

I might try with poached chicken next, just to satisfy the curious cat in me :).

tastiest alfredo sauce ever

This simple and creamy Alfredo recipe is keeper.

Perhaps I should use this creamy Alfredo sauce instead of Bechamel sauce :D.
Imagine.... my lasagne or pasta tuna bake will be so creamy and rich :P.

My pasta loving daughter has been asking for a repeat of this Creamy Fettuccine Alfredo
Yeah, I might cook another round of this Creamy Fettuccine Alfredo with pan-seared or poached chicken and  hopefully with some homemade fettuccine to show :P

Yield: 4

Creamy Fettuccine Alfredo

Creamy and tasty Alfredo sauce using parmesan and mozzarella cheese. Serve with fettuccine, pan-seared chicken and steam broccoli.


  • 4 small chicken breasts
  • 250g dried Fettuccine pasta (store-bought)
  • salt and pepper
Alfredo sauce
  • 60g butter
  • 20ml olive oil
  • 3 small garlic cloves - finely chopped
  • 400ml thickened cream
  • 45g parmesan cheese
  • 75g mozzarella cheese
  • salt and pepper


Prepare chicken
  1. Sprinkle salt and pepper onto chicken pieces
  2. Heat up 1 tablespoon olive oil in frying and pan seared chicken until brown and cook through
  3. Transfer to plate and cover with aluminium foil.
  4. Slice before serving.
  5. Cook fettuccine as per packet instruction.
Alfredo Sauce
  1. Over medium heat, melt butter with olive oil in a medium saucepan.
  2. Add minced garlic, cream and pepper
  3. Bring to a simmer.
  4. Keep stirring.
  5. Add parmesan cheese and simmer for for 5 minutes or until sauce is smooth and thickened.
  6. Add mozzarella cheese.
  7. Keep stirring until smooth.
  8. Season with salt and pepper.
  9. Serve immediately with pan seared chicken and steam broccoli
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Creamy Fettuccine Alfredo recipe. Creamy and tasty Alfredo sauce using parmesan and mozzarella cheese.  Serve with fettuccine, pan-seared chicken and steam broccoli


  1. Wow! Yummy pasta! I love pasta and this combo of chicken and pasta is definitely a treat. Loved that delicious taste…cheesy Thanks for sharing this, will try this again for sure!

  2. Love your blog ,pasta recipe looks very yummy!!! I’ll definitely try to make this, Thank you!!


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