Mediterranean Pesto Pasta

Monnette Surface


This is actually something my husband makes...but we all love it and I thought I would share it with you..


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30 Min
20 Min


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    olive oil, extra virgin
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    basil, fresh
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    parmesan cheese
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    pistachio nuts, chopped
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    salt, pepper, garlic
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    pasta shells
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    sun dried tomatoes
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    kalamata (greek) olives
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    feta cheese

How to Make Mediterranean Pesto Pasta


  1. bring water to boil and cook pasta shells...
  2. make pesto sauce...with a food processor chop fresh basil...slowly add olive oil until incorporated...add parm cheese & blend...then add pistachio nuts...continue blending until resembles pesto sauce...season with salt, pepper, & garlic...if needed add more olive oil till you reach desired consistency...
  3. you may add ingredients while the pasta is still warm...start with pesto sauce..eye ball rest of ingredients...we chop olives & sun dried tomatoes up in food processor so all is balanced in size with the feta cheese...mix and enjoy!!!

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Course/Dish: Pasta Salads

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