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Pesto Pasta- how to make basil pesto pasta


  • Author: Nithya Ravikumar
  • Prep Time: 5 minutes
  • Cook Time: 10 minutes
  • Total Time: 15 minutes

Ingredients

  • Pasta- 2 cups
  • Pesto sauce- 3 tbs (i used homemade pesto sauce)
  • Olive oil- 1 tbs
  • onions- 1
  • Fresh Cream- 1 tbs
  • Salt- to taste

Instructions

  1. Boil the pasta adding little salt and olive oil for 10 minutes, drain the them and keep aside.
  2. Heat up the oil, add onions saute them until turns brown,add pesto sauce, little water and drained pasta.
  3. Mix them for 2 to 3 mins.
  4. Add little more pesto sauce and mix them until the sauce coated well.
  5. Finally add some fresh cream.
  6. Add salt to taste.

Step by step pictures: Italian Pesto Pasta Recipe | Penne Pesto with Spaghetti Recipe 

Add the pasta in the boiled water
Add the pasta in the boiled water
Add 1 tsp of olive oil, so that the pasta doesn't stick
Add 1 tsp of olive oil, so that the pasta doesn’t stick
Add salt to taste
Add salt to taste and cook for 10 mins, Drain them and keep aside
Heat up olive oil, add chopped onions and fry them until it turns translucent
Heat up olive oil, add chopped onions and fry them until it turns translucent
Add pesto sauce
Add pesto sauce. check this for homemade pesto sauce
Add 1/2 cup of water, i used the drained pasta water
Add 1/2 cup of water, i used the drained pasta water
Now add the pasta
Now add the pasta
This pasta are cooked alomost..
This pasta are already cooked almost..
toss them gently
toss them gently
Now add some more pasta sauce
Now add some more pasta sauce
Toss them again.. until the sauce coated on the pasta
Toss them again.. until the sauce coated on the pasta
Sprinkle some salt to taste.
Add some fresh cream

In this recipe i used home made pesto sauce which can be stored in fridge for a week.

Pesto Pasta Recipe is Ready!
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  1. Golenslot says:

    I like this recipe so much u:D.

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