Spinach & Garlic Scapes Pasta

READY IN: 15mins
Recipe by CountryLady

Scapes are much milder than garlic & make a very tasty sauce to accompany your choice of pasta. The cooking time is for the pasta. Edit on July 17: I made this for the first time last night & found the garlic flavour overpowering! C.L.

Top Review by Katanashrp

Wow! This was delicious. I did not find the garlic flavor overpowering at all. I used whole wheat spaghetti for an even healthier treat. I just wish that garlic scapes were available all year round, because where I live you can only find them at the farmers market during the summer. Thank you for helping me utilize a new ingredient in such a flavorful way.

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Place spinach, garlic scapes& parmesan in a food processor& pulse until mixture is chunky.
  2. With machine running, pour in olive oil.
  3. Process until mixture is smooth.
  4. Add butter& seasonings to taste.
  5. Meanwhile, cook pasta as directed on package until el dente.
  6. If the sauce is too thick, add a little pasta water& mix well.
  7. Drain pasta, place in serving dishes& top with sauce.

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