Acini Di Pepe With Zucchini and Peppers

READY IN: 45mins
Recipe by chia2160

adapted from fine cooking light, this is a colorful summery side dish.

Top Review by Jezski

Excellent, tasty. Makes a HUGE amount. Used as a side, it served 3 people 3 meals, but it reheats very well in the microwave. It's great with fish. More cheese is definitely better. Chia, thanks for posting.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. bring a pot of water to a boil, add acini di pepe and some salt, cook according to package directions until al dente, drain.
  2. mix with 1 tbsp olive oil and set aside.
  3. heat remaining oil in a skillet.
  4. add carrots and onion, cook for 8 minutes.
  5. add garlic, zucchini and peppers, season with salt and pepper to taste, saute 5 minutes.
  6. add wine and scrape up any brown bits.
  7. add the pasta to the pan and stir, combining everything.
  8. remove pan from heat, stir in parsley, oregano, romano cheese. season with salt and pepper, serve.

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