Pesto Pasta

This simple recipe is bursting with the flavors of summer. Top it with fresh tomatoes or some toasted pine nuts.

Serves: 6Hands-on: 5 minutesTotal: 15 minutesDifficulty: Easy

Serves: 6

Ingredients

  • 1 lb. linguine
  • 1 container (10 oz.) basil pesto
  • ½ cup grated Parmesan cheese

Directions

  • Bring large pot of water to a boil and cook linguine according to package directions.
  • Meanwhile, in serving bowl, place pesto. When linguine is cooked al dente, drain well and add to serving bowl. Toss gently to coat pasta with sauce. Sprinkle with cheese and serve.

Recipe Information

Serves: 6

Ingredients

  • 1 lb. linguine
  • 1 container (10 oz.) basil pesto
  • ½ cup grated Parmesan cheese

Directions

  • Bring large pot of water to a boil and cook linguine according to package directions.
  • Meanwhile, in serving bowl, place pesto. When linguine is cooked al dente, drain well and add to serving bowl. Toss gently to coat pasta with sauce. Sprinkle with cheese and serve.

Nutrition Information

Nutrition Information
Amount per serving
Calories620
Total Fat36g
Saturated Fat7g
Cholesterol15mg
Sodium640mg
Total Carbohydrate56g
Dietary Fiber4g
Sugars2g
Protein19g