Easy Recipe (Pasta Primavera) With Neat Tip

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I found a way to make my new favorite summer dish (Pasta Primavera) a tich neater. 

Here’s my basic recipe.

  1. Steam frozen or fresh veggies (broccoli, carrots, zucchini, peas, corn).
  2. Sauté onion, mushrooms, and peppers. I cook whatever is on hand until I have about 3 cups of steamed and sautéed veggies.
  3. Make a white sauce while the veggies are cooking. I make 2 cups. This sauce is equally good with powdered milk, cow’s milk, almond milk, or soy milk.
  4. Cook 1 lb. of linguine. Drain.
  5. Put all the veggies and white sauce into the noodles.
  6. Fold in 1-2 cups of washed and roughly chopped spinach.
  7. Add handful of sliced cherry tomatoes.

Okay, here’s the neat tip: Before I pour the dry noodles into a pot of boiling water, I break the noodles in half inside the package.

Maybe y’all already knew this one. I just discovered it last week while whipping up this dish (again). Doing it this way ensured that I didn’t drop even one noodle.Works-for-me.

Click on over to Kristen’s blog where Works-For-Me-Wednesday has MORE tips to make YOUR life easier.

 

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  • 1. Dani  |  . at .

    Thanks for the recipe and the link…I’m all for anything that makes life a bit smoother. {{hugs}} Dani

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  • 2. Susan  |  . at .

    You are welcome, Dani.

    I have found Works-for-me Wednesday a gold mine of information.

    I’m all about it too. 🙂

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  • 3. lennie  |  . at .

    I have heard of this tip & another. You can cook your veggies in with the pasta. Cook the pasta until almost done, drop in veggies & cook until just done. I saw Rachel Ray do this on 30 minute cooking.

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  • 4. Susan  |  . at .

    What a good idea! Another tip to make cooking easier. Thanks for sharing.

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