Chicken Pesto, One Skillet Recipe, Fast Dinner, Healthy, Paleo, Pesto Recipes, Weeknight Dinners, Nutritionist Approved
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One Skillet Chicken Pesto

Prep Time5 mins
Cook Time25 mins
Total Time30 mins
Servings: 5 Servings


  • 1 Rotisserie Chicken Cooked
  • 2 Tbsp Avocado Oil
  • 4 Tbsp Pesto I used Whole Foods pre-made one!
  • 2 Sweet Potatoes Peeled, Chopped
  • 4 Swiss Chard Leaves Large, Chopped
  • 3 Garlic Cloves Chopped
  • 1 Red Onion Small, Chopped
  • Sunflower Seeds (Optional!)


  • Heat avocado oil up in skillet over medium heat. Add in the onions, garlic, and sweet potatoes. Cook the sweet potatoes until they are soft.
  • Add in the swiss chard and chicken and mix well!
  • Once everything in the skillet is heated up well and soft to cut, add in the pesto and mix well!
  • Take it off heat + enjoy! Top with optional sunflower seeds!