Pesto Farfalle with Spinach and Goat Cheese Recipe

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Submitted by JediSarah

Makes 3 servings



This is a quick vegetarian dish that has a lot of fresh spinach and some goat cheese for a tangy flavor.

Recipe Ingredients for Pesto Farfalle with Spinach and Goat Cheese

8 ounces Bowties Pasta
11 oz Baby Spinach
3/4 cup Reduced Fat Pesto with Basil
8 oz Chavrie Goat Cheese
1 cup, chopped Onions
1 tbsp Olive Oil
1 cup snap peas
1 cup mushrooms
2 cloves garlic

Recipe Directions for Pesto Farfalle with Spinach and Goat Cheese

  1. Chop onion, garlic, mushrooms and snap peas and saute lightly in oil, using a large skillet. Turn heat down to med-low and add spinach, covering the pan until it is all wilted.

  2. Meanwhile, boil water and cook farfalle.

  3. After the spinach is wilted, stir in half the pesto and the goat cheese (crumbled or cut into small pieces) and stir gently over low heat.

  4. Once the cheese starts to melt, add the cooked pasta and the rest of the pesto sauce, stirring gently until combined.

  5. Serve hot!

Categories

Main Dish, Vegetarian

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 405.8g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
771
Calories from Fat
329
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
36.5g
56%
Saturated Fat
11.6g
58%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
69mg
23%
Sodium
951mg
40%
Potassium
799mg
23%
Total Carbohydrates
79.4g
26%
Dietary Fiber
9.8g
39%
Sugars
14.1g
Protein
31.2g
Vitamin A 216% Vitamin C 83%
Calcium 37% Iron 40%
* 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 high in vitamin A
  • High in vitamin B6
  • High in vitamin C
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