Asparagus With Bow Ties

Total Time
Prep 10 mins
Cook 20 mins

i adapted this from a recipe found in bon appetit, using the ingredients i had on hand

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. in a large pot boil pasta according to package directions.
  2. drain reserving 1 c of water.
  3. return pasta to pot heat oven to 450.
  4. place asparagus on a baking pan.
  5. drizzle with olive oil, season with salt and pepper and roast 10 minutes.
  6. add cream cheese and asparagus to the pasta over medium low heat.
  7. stir in 2/3 c parmesan cheese.
  8. stir until creamy, add some cooking liquid if pasta is too dry put pasta in a large bowl, garnish with pine nuts, chives and 1/3 parmesan cheese.


Most Helpful

Yum! This is really good & easy, too! - thanx for posting

Lorri in Wyoming March 31, 2004

This is such a lovely dish it would be perfect to serve to company. Delicious taste and easy to prepare. I made exactly as Chia specified; needed to add a touch more liquid and it was wonderful! Thanks, Chia!

Bev May 19, 2004

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