Easy-Peasy Pesto Pasta

cindy sandberg

By
@cindyLs

Quick, simple and delicious! Super easy to throw together for a quick week-night meal. Can also be served chilled for a light summer supper!


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Serves:

8

Prep:

5 Min

Cook:

10 Min

Ingredients

16 oz
pasta of choice( i use whole grain penne, or brown rice elbow pasta)
12-16 oz
pkg. frozen peas
8 oz
pesto-commercial or homemade
1/4 c
parmesan cheese

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Cook pasta according to package directions and drain. Meanwhile, cook peas according package directions, drain and set aside.
2
Add pesto to pasta and toss to coat. Stir in peas. Top with parmesan cheese, and serve.
3
Optionally can chill for several hours or overnight and serve as a pasta salad.

About this Recipe

Dietary Needs: Vegetarian
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, Healthy
Hashtag: #peas