Cajun Pasta

Cooking method:

Ninja Foodi MAX 15-in-1 SmartLid Multi-Cooker with Smart Cook System OL750
  • Prep Time: 5 mins
  • Total time: 18 mins
  • Skill Easy
  • Serves 2 people

Cajun Pasta

This Creamy Cajun Chicken Pasta with Chicken is easy to make and is ready to eat in under 20 minutes making it ideal for a mid week meal!


Tip: Allergy Advice

This dish contains the following allergens: Dairy

Recipe tags


  • 1lb Chicken Breast, cut into chunks
  • 2 tbsp olive oil, divided
  • 1 tbsp cajun seasoning, divided
  • salt & pepper
  • 4 garlic cloves, crushed
  • 1l chicken stock
  • 500g pasta
  • 250g double cream
  • 200g parmesan cheese

Cooking mode

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  • Step 1

    Coat the Chicken in half the oil and half the Cajun seasoning.

  • Step 2

    Set Ninja Foodi to saute.

  • Step 3

    Add remaining oil to pot and saute chicken for 4-5 minutes each side.

  • Step 4

    Remove Chicken from pot and set aside.

  • Step 5

    Add garlic to pot and cook for about 30 seconds.

  • Step 6

    Add Stock and scrape up browned bits from the bottom of the pot.

  • Step 7

    Add Pasta and remaining Cajun seasoning.

  • Step 8

    Add Chicken back to pot and stir everything together.

  • Step 9

    Turn off and close pressure lid.

  • Step 10

    Cook on Manual, High Pressure for 6 minutes.

  • Step 11

    Once cooking is complete, use Quick Pressure Release. (Carefully slide the valve to vent).

  • Step 12

    Carefully remove lid , select saute and stir through cream and cheese.

  • Step 13

    Cook for 1 minute and then turn off.