Cajun Chicken And Broccoli Alfredo

This Cajun Chicken & Broccoli Alfredo recipe combines tender chicken, vibrant broccoli, and a creamy Alfredo sauce with a kick of Cajun seasoning. It’s a comforting and flavorful dish that will surely become a family favorite.

Why You’ll Love This Recipe:

You’ll love this recipe for its deliciously creamy and spicy flavors, the tender chicken, the fresh crunch of broccoli, and the comforting Alfredo sauce. It’s a perfect balance of flavors that will delight your taste buds.


  • Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper, to taste
  • 1 pound penne pasta
  • 2 cups broccoli florets (About half of a large head of broccoli)
  • 1 pound chicken breast cutlets
  • 2-3 tablespoons of Cajun Seasoning
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • 2 tablespoons butter
  • 3 cloves garlic, finely minced
  • 1/2 cup dry white wine (Chardonnay)
  • 2 cups heavy cream
  • 8 ounces Parmesan cheese, shredded


  1. Warm up your oven to 200°F. Boil 4 quarts of water with 1 tablespoon of salt. Add pasta and cook until al dente, around 9 minutes. Reserve pasta water.
  2. Bring pasta water to a boil, add broccoli florets, blanch for 1-2 minutes, then shock in iced water.
  3. Coat chicken cutlets with Cajun seasoning. Cook in a skillet until internal temperature reaches 165°F. Keep warm in the oven.
  4. In the same skillet, melt butter, add garlic, cook for 30 seconds. Deglaze with white wine, simmer until reduced by half.
  5. Whisk in heavy cream, simmer until slightly thickened. Fold in Parmesan cheese, season with salt and pepper.
  6. Add pasta to the sauce, top with broccoli and chicken. Garnish with Parmesan cheese.
  • Prep Time: 15 minutes
  • Cooking Time: 25 minutes
  • Total Time: 40 minutes
  • Kcal: 650 per serving
  • Servings: 4
  • Storage: Store any leftovers in an airtight container in the refrigerator for up to 3 days.

Recipe Tips

For an extra kick, add more Cajun seasoning or red pepper flakes. You can also customize the dish by adding sun-dried tomatoes or mushrooms for additional flavor.

Enjoy this Cajun Chicken & Broccoli Alfredo for a delightful meal that brings together the warmth of comfort food with a touch of spice and creaminess. It’s a dish that will impress your family and friends with its delicious flavors and textures.

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