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Creamy Pesto Pasta Recipe

Looking for an easy Creamy Pesto Pasta recipe? Learn how to make Creamy Pesto Pasta using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by vitalvogue

Makes 8 servings



Serving size approximately 1 cup when using Campanelli.

Recipe Ingredients for Creamy Pesto Pasta

336 g pasta
8 tbsp Plain Better Than Cream Cheese
1/4 cup Vegan Grated Topping Parmesan Flavor
1/4 cup almond milk
1/2 cup fresh basil leaves
1/2 teaspoon salt
4 cloves garlic

Recipe Directions for Creamy Pesto Pasta

  1. While pasta is cooking, combine other ingredients in small food processor. Drain pasta and combine with sauce.

  2. I often will microwave the garlic cloves before hand to soften the flavor; simply wrap in a paper towel and cook for 12-15 seconds.

Categories

Pasta, Main Dish, Vegetarian

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 84.6g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
211
Calories from Fat
69
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
7.7g
12%
Saturated Fat
3.7g
18%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
31mg
10%
Sodium
327mg
14%
Potassium
105mg
3%
Total Carbohydrates
26.7g
9%
Dietary Fiber
0.2g
1%
Sugars
0.3g
Protein
7.6g
Vitamin A 5% Vitamin C 2%
Calcium 4% Iron 9%
* 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
C+
  Good points
  • Very low in sugar
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