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Pesto chicken pasta disaster

orlybabe | Jun 23, 201803:40 AM     5

Hi, I like making chicken pesto pasta, but major disaster today - for the first time, I wanted to cook together the chicken, pesto and pasta, and after frying the chicken with some onions and garlic and tomatoes, I dumped in the pesto and the oil immediately separated from the pesto. I did not see the oil separating from the pesto sauce itself, so I was surprised. Any idea why it happened, and a recipe/technique that would work? Thanks heaps!

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