Creamy spaghetti w/ zucchini

Creamy Spaghetti W/ Zucchini Recipe

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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

How to Make Creamy spaghetti w/ zucchini

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.

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About Creamy spaghetti w/ zucchini

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




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