Flavor-Packed Pesto Pasta Primavera



Flavor-Packed Pesto Pasta Primavera

Picture yourself in a rustic Italian villa, a gentle breeze carrying the scent of freshly picked herbs through the air. Now bring that experience to your own kitchen with our exquisite Flavor-Packed Pesto Pasta Primavera. This dish is a harmonious symphony of vibrant flavors and textures, bringing together the essence of summer in every bite.

The heart of this recipe lies in its carefully selected ingredients. You’ll need:

Ingredients

  • 8 oz of your favorite pasta
  • 1 cup cherry tomatoes, halved
  • 1 cup sugar snap peas, blanched
  • 1/2 cup bell peppers, thinly sliced
  • 1/4 cup red onion, finely chopped
  • 1/3 cup pesto sauce
  • 1/4 cup grated Parmesan cheese
  • Salt and pepper to taste

Instructions

  1. Begin by cooking the pasta in a pot of salted boiling water until al dente. Drain and set aside.
  2. In a large mixing bowl, combine the cooked pasta, cherry tomatoes, sugar snap peas, bell peppers, and red onion.
  3. Add the pesto sauce to the bowl and gently toss the ingredients together until everything is well coated.
  4. Sprinkle the grated Parmesan cheese over the pasta and give it another toss.
  5. Season with salt and pepper to your preference.
  6. Serve the pasta primavera in individual plates, garnishing with extra Parmesan cheese if desired.

Prep time: 15 minutes

Yields: 4 servings

A delightful combination of fresh vegetables, aromatic pesto, and perfectly cooked pasta, our Flavor-Packed Pesto Pasta Primavera is a celebration of the season’s finest offerings.

Nutrition information: Calories: 350, Total Fat: 12g, Carbohydrates: 48g, Protein: 14g

Concluding our culinary journey, this Flavor-Packed Pesto Pasta Primavera not only tantalizes the taste buds but also paints a picturesque scene of a Mediterranean summer on your plate. It’s a dish that invites you to slow down, savor each bite, and relish the simple joys of life. Buon appetito!

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