Penne Pasta with Vegetables

READY IN: 30mins
Recipe by William Uncle Bill

This is an excellent pasta dish to be served with any chicken dishes.

Top Review by sweetatforty

used lemon juice instead of rind, mozzarella with dry parmesion , no zuchini ... everything else was exact and it was great. cant wait to do it again with zuchini and squash. yum! thank you.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Cook pasta according to package instructions.
  2. Add broccoli for the last 2 minutes of cooking pasta.
  3. Drain well and transfer to a large bowl.
  4. Meanwhile, in a large frying pan, add olive oil, garlic, onion and mushrooms and saute' for about 2 minutes, stirring occasionally.
  5. Now add sliced zucchini and continue to saute' for another 2 minutes, stirring occasionally.
  6. Add chicken broth, oregano and red pepper flakes and cook for 1 minute.
  7. Reduce heat to medium, add tomatoes and cook for 5 minutes, stirring frequently.
  8. Stir in spinach and lemon rind; cook covered for 2 minutes or until spinach is tender.
  9. When done, add cooked mixture to pasta/broccoli and toss to coat well.
  10. Season to taste with salt and pepper.
  11. Sprinkle with parmesan cheese.
  12. Serve immediately.

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