Category Archives: Pasta Dishes

Super Green Pesto Pasta

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A fab simple and healthy pasta dish for those times when you need something quick and nutritious ๐Ÿ™‚

It’s getting really dark and cold here in the UK and my body is craving alll the CARBS! It wants to pack on a layer of fat or two to keep me cosy in the Winter! My bikini isย a long forgotten memory already ๐Ÿ˜ฆ I doย love all the Seasons though for all the different things they bring and especially the different foods you want to eat (always thinking about food)! ๐Ÿ˜‰ Eating seasonal veggies in Winter and fresh fruits in Summer is one of life’s simple pleasures ๐Ÿ™‚

Ingredients – 2 ppl

  • Wholewheat pasta – 2 cups (more if you want leftovers ๐Ÿ˜‰ )
  • Green pesto – 3 tbsp
  • Pine nuts – small handful
  • Spinach – handful
  • Garden peas – handful
  • Cherry tomatoes – handful
  • Avocado – 1 large
  • Extra virgin olive oil
  • Salt & pepper – to taste
  • Baby leaf salad (if you want to make it look like the pic and pop it on top)
  • Parmesan – to taste

Directions

  1. Boil the pasta until cooked
  2. Whilst pasta is cooking, cut up the avo and cherry tomatoes
  3. Stir in the pesto
  4. Add in the other ingredients and mix well
  5. Pop it in the bowls
  6. Salt & pepper to season
  7. Pop the baby leaf salad on top
  8. Drizzle the olive oil
  9. Sprinkle the parmesan

Enjoy ๐Ÿ™‚

With love, Tash x