The Basil chicken pesto with wholemeal penne is a delicious, wholesome and comfort dish at just 600kCal portion and a perfect dinner for on the go, or post work out.
The Basil Chicken Pesto provides a good energy source that’s Low GI. The wholemeal penne releases energy slower to keep you feeling fuller for longer. Wholemeal pasta is a great source of complex carbohydrate and provides 23% of your daily fibre, important for a healthy digestive tract.
This tasty dinner has a source of protein provided by the delicious, succulent chicken. Chicken offers an array of vitamins, nutrients and high biological protein. It has all the essential amino acids needed to build and repair muscle tissue and is a great post fuel meal. The pesto which is freshly made in house by our gourmet chefs contains basil which is considered one of the healthiest of all the herbs. Basil is a great source of Vitamin K -essential for blood clotting, and Vitamin A -contains powerful antioxidants betacarotene, as well as essential minerals calcium, iron and manganese.
As always, we use only the finest locally sourced, good-for-you ingredients. Our gourmet chefs only use the freshest, best ingredients from reputable suppliers with full traceability. Each meal is carefully designed by our team of expert nutritionists along with our gourmet chefs to ensure a delicious meal at a controlled calorie portion. Our meal plans are a great option for if you’re looking to shed a few pounds, bulk up or simply to eat more healthily.
In a perfectly-portioned 600 calorie meal, this dish is perfect choice for those looking to eat healthy without sacrificing any flavour! Tasty and nutritious, we recommend you give this one a go!