Zucchini and Sweet Potato Pasta

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Jessica Rehs

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@jessabessa22

I love pasta. Spaghetti noodles of ALL TYPE. This was my first time using veggie noodles as an alternative-and it DOES NOT disappoint! We were satisfied, full, and the craving for spaghetti was met.

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This recipe is so colorful and has so many different textures, you just can't wait to take your next bite. I had never used the cilantro paste before but really enjoyed the flavor that it added to the dish. This is a great healthy dinner recipe to add to your menu! The Test Kitchen


Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
Comments:
Serves:
4
Prep:
10 Min
Cook:
15 Min
Method:
Stove Top

Ingredients

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2
medium zucchini, spiralized
2
large sweet potatoes, spiralized
extra virgin olive oil
10 oz
canned sweet corn
10 oz
container cherry tomatoes
1 Tbsp
chopped garlic
1 Tbsp
cilantro paste
1/2 c
chopped pickled jalapenos
1 tsp
fresh cracked pepper
1 tsp
sea salt
2
handfuls fresh spinach leaves
feta cheese
almond slivers
fresh cilantro
sriracha

How to Make Zucchini and Sweet Potato Pasta

Step-by-Step

  • 1In a large skillet over medium heat, combine olive oil (just enough to cover pan), tomatoes, corn, garlic, cilantro paste, chopped peppers, and salt and pepper.
  • 2While this is stewing, spiralize the zucchini and potatoes. Once the tomatoes have started to crack, use a wooden spoon to squash them. Add in your noodles, toss to coat.
  • 3After a couple minutes, add in spinach until just wilted, about 3 minutes. Remove from heat.
  • 4When serving, top with crumbled feta cheese (to your preference, about 1/4 cup a person), almonds and fresh cilantro. I top with lots of sriracha, because I like it spicy. It's just as good without it.

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About Zucchini and Sweet Potato Pasta

Course/Dish: Pasta, Vegetables
Main Ingredient: Vegetable
Regional Style: American
Collection: Healthier Fare




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