Pasta Al Pesto

Recipe by Rita1652
READY IN:
SERVES: 6
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition

DIRECTIONS

  • PESTO:
  • Place ingredients in bowl of food processor.
  • Process until smooth, using rubber scraper to push down the sides occasionally.
  • Variations: - add 3/4 c freshly grated Parmesan Cheese
  • PASTA:
  • Boil a large pot of water; cook pasta until al dente.
  • While pasta is cooking, prepare pesto; set aside, covered.
  • Steam carrots.
  • Meanwhile, in skillet, heat oil.
  • Add zucchini and peapods.
  • Stir continuously until crisp/tender.
  • When pasta is done, drain well; toss pesto with noodles until they are well coated.
  • Then toss in vegetables.
  • Garnish with pepper and cheese.
  • VARIATIONS: - add 1/2 c Parmesan cheese to Pesto