Creamy Avocado Pesto Pasta Delight
Creamy Avocado Pesto Pasta Delight is a mouthwatering dish that combines the richness of avocados with the savory flavors of pesto and pasta. This recipe is perfect for those looking for a quick and delicious meal that’s both satisfying and nutritious.
- 8 ounces of pasta
- 2 ripe avocados
- 1 cup fresh basil leaves
- 2 cloves of garlic
- 1/2 cup grated Parmesan cheese
- 1/4 cup pine nuts
- Juice of 1 lemon
- Salt and pepper to taste
- 2 tablespoons olive oil
- Cherry tomatoes for garnish (optional)
- Cook the pasta according to package instructions until al dente. Drain and set aside.
- In a food processor, combine the ripe avocados, fresh basil leaves, garlic, Parmesan cheese, pine nuts, lemon juice, salt, and pepper. Blend until smooth.
- With the food processor running, drizzle in the olive oil until the pesto reaches your desired consistency.
- Toss the cooked pasta with the creamy avocado pesto sauce until well coated.
- Serve the Creamy Avocado Pesto Pasta Delight in bowls, garnished with cherry tomatoes if desired.
Prep Time: 15 minutes
Creamy Avocado Pesto Pasta Delight is a creamy and flavorful pasta dish that’s perfect for a quick and satisfying meal. The creamy avocado pesto sauce adds a unique twist to traditional pesto pasta, making it a delightful and nutritious choice for lunch or dinner. With ripe avocados, fresh basil, and a hint of garlic, this dish is bursting with vibrant flavors. It’s also incredibly easy to prepare, making it a go-to recipe for busy weeknights. Whether you’re a fan of avocados or just looking to try something new, this recipe is a must-try. Enjoy the creamy goodness of avocados and the rich flavors of pesto in every bite!
Nutrition Information (per serving): Calories: 380, Fat: 22g, Carbohydrates: 38g, Protein: 11g
Creamy Avocado Pesto Pasta Delight is a delightful combination of creamy and savory flavors that will satisfy your taste buds and leave you wanting more. Try it today and experience the magic of avocados in your pasta!