20 Min. Broccoli Pesto Spaghetti - BabyUniversity.com - Baby and parenting forums and reviews
User Tag List

Forum Jump: 
 
Thread Tools
#1 of 3 Old 06-16-2003, 12:52 PM - Thead Starter
Administrator
 
Elaine's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2001
Location: Happy in Ohio
Posts: 8,691
Likes Earned: 16
Likes Given: 2
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Serving: Yields: 4 servings or 8 cups
Cook Time: 8 minutes
Total Time: 20 minutes

Ingredients
1 package (16 ounces) spaghetti or thin spaghetti
1 bag (16 ounces) frozen chopped broccoli
1 cup chicken broth
1/4 cup grated Parmesan cheese
2 tablespoons olive oil
1 small garlic clove
1/4 teaspoon salt
coarsely ground black pepper

Directions
1. In saucepot, prepare pasta in boiling salted water as label directs. In saucepan, prepare broccoli as label directs.
2. In food processor, with knife blade attached, blend cooked broccoli, chicken broth, Parmesan, olive oil, garlic, and salt until smooth, stopping processor occasionally to scrape down side.
3. Drain pasta; toss with broccoli pesto. Sprinkle with coarsely ground black pepper to serve.

Nutritional Information
Each serving: About 550 calories, 22 g protein, 91 g carbohydrate, 11 g total fat (3 g saturated), 5 mg cholesterol, 615 mg sodium.

Elaine White

I'd love to be the ideal mother but I'm too busy raising my kids.

Haley Olivia 8-17-96 ~ Zachary Tyler 4-30-01 ~ Asher Mackenzie born an angel 2-26-03 ~ Brenna Grace 5-4-06
Elaine is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
#2 of 3 Old 06-16-2003, 02:13 PM
Advanced Member
 
NovemberBabe5's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2003
Location: Illinois (Land of boredom)
Posts: 720
Likes Earned: 0
Likes Given: 0
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Yummy that sounds so great!
NovemberBabe5 is offline  
#3 of 3 Old 06-16-2003, 02:15 PM
Addicted Member
 
Tara's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2001
Location: Minnesota
Posts: 18,812
Likes Earned: 0
Likes Given: 0
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 1 Post(s)


I love broccoli!
Tara is offline  
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the BabyUniversity.com - Baby and parenting forums and reviews forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
If you do not want to register, fill this field only and the name will be used as user name for your post.
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:

Log-in


Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page


Forum Jump: 

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off