Creamy Spaghetti W/ Zucchini Recipe

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Creamy spaghetti w/ zucchini

sherry monfils

By
@smonfils

A wonderfully light spaghetti dish w/ spring zucchini.


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Serves:

4

Prep:

15 Min

Cook:

15 Min

Method:

Stove Top

Ingredients

1 lb
spaghetti
3 Tbsp
olive oil
1 large
zucchini, washed
1/2 c
basil leaves, cut into ribbons
1/2 lb
low-fat ricotta cheese

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Cook pasta as directed, reserve 1/4 cup water, drain remaining water, replace pasta into pot. Using a shredder, shred zucchini. Heat oil in lg skillet over medium heat.
2
Add zucchini and a pinch of salt. Stir to coat w/ oil. Cook, stirring for 4 mins. Add spaghetti and ricotta to skillet. Toss gently to combine.
3
If it is too sticky, add a little of the reserved water. Season w/ salt and pepper.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Pasta, Vegetables
Main Ingredient: Pasta
Regional Style: American
Dietary Needs: Low Fat
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, Healthy