Pine Nut Pasta

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Nutritional Info
  • Servings Per Recipe: 8
  • Amount Per Serving
  • Calories: 272.4
  • Total Fat: 9.7 g
  • Cholesterol: 0.0 mg
  • Sodium: 139.2 mg
  • Total Carbs: 41.5 g
  • Dietary Fiber: 6.7 g
  • Protein: 8.4 g

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Number of Servings: 8

Ingredients

    1-13.25 oz box of whole grain(or whole wheat) thin spaghetti noodles (or angel hair pasta)
    1/2 tbsp olive oil
    3 oz of pine nuts, chopped to desired consistency (leave some whole too)
    6 cloves of garlic, chopped
    2 lbs of fresh tomatoes, chopped
    1 tbsp dried basil
    1/2 tsp kosher salt
    1/2 tsp black pepper

Tips

May top with Parmesan cheese & spice it up with some red pepper flakes. Also tastes good if you add some italian turkey sausage too:)


Directions

Start by boiling water & cooking noodles according to instructions on box. Meanwhile chop pine nuts, garlic cloves & tomatoes. Heat olive oil in large skillet/pan over med-high heat. Add pine nuts for 2-3 minutes & then add garlic for an additional minute until lightly browned. Add basil tomatoes and cook down until tender (approx 10 minutes). Add salt & pepper & cooked noodles to pan. Let simmer for a couple of minutes.

Serving Size: makes 8-- 8oz servings