Fettuccine With Pistachio-Mint Pesto and Tomatoes

Total Time
25mins
Prep 15 mins
Cook 10 mins

Another delicious recipe from Cooking Light Magazine. Lots of flavor!

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Combine mint leaves, parsley leaves, 1/4 cup pistachios, olive oil, kosher salt, ground black pepper, and garlic in a mini food processor; pulse mixture until coarsely chopped.
  2. Cook fettuccine according to package instructions, omitting salt and fat. Drain fettuccine over a bowl, reserving 1/4 cup of the cooking liquid. Combine pesto mixture and reserved cooking liquid in a large bowl, stirring with a whisk. Add pasta to bowl; toss well to coat. Gently fold in cherry tomatoes. Coarsely chop remaining 4 teaspoons pistachios. Top pasta evenly with romano cheese and chopped pistachios.