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Bow-Tie Pasta with Chorizo & Tomatoes Recipe

Looking for an easy Bow-tie Pasta with Chorizo & Tomatoes recipe? Learn how to make Bow-tie Pasta with Chorizo & Tomatoes using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by linzylu411

Makes 4 servings



Yummy, indulgent dinner... That isn't too horribly bad for you! [NOTE: You can use the long tube of chorizo OR chorizo links for this recipe.] From Eating Light (Woman's Day Special Interest Publication)

Recipe Ingredients for Bow-tie Pasta with Chorizo & Tomatoes

12 oz pasta
1 tbsp olive oil
2 cloves garlic
8 oz chorizo
1 pint grape tomatoes
1/4 tsp crushed red pepper
1/3 cup colby jack cheese

Recipe Directions for Bow-tie Pasta with Chorizo & Tomatoes

  1. Cook pasta in lightly salted boiling water as package directs.

  2. Meanwhile, heat oil in a large skillet over medium heat. Add garlic; saute until fragrant. Add chorizo; saute until browned. Add tomatoes and crushed red pepper; cook 1 minute or until tomatoes being to release their juice. Remove from heat.

  3. Ladle off 1/3 cup of pasta water. Drain pasta; return to pot. Add chorizo mixture and cheese; mix gently, adding reserved pasta water as needed to make saucy.

Categories

Pork, Main Dish, Saute

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 230.6g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
585
Calories from Fat
272
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
30.2g
46%
Saturated Fat
10.9g
55%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
120mg
40%
Sodium
790mg
33%
Potassium
563mg
16%
Total Carbohydrates
51.4g
17%
Dietary Fiber
1.0g
4%
Sugars
2.0g
Protein
26.1g
Vitamin A 16% Vitamin C 17%
Calcium 9% Iron 22%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
B-
  Good points
  • Low in sugar
  • High in thiamin
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