Penne with Cheesy Vegetables


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Penne with Cheesy Vegetables is dominated by cheese and loads of veggies flavoured with garlic, chilli flakes and of course, pepper. Adding corn flour dissolved in milk gives it a very creamy texture and pleasant mouth-feel.


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Italian cuisine is a rather diverse one, with options ranging from aesthetic, herby dishes and luxurious cheesy ones, to tangy and saucy options. Penne with Cheesy Vegetables is one such exciting option dominated by cheese and loads of veggies flavoured with garlic, chilli flakes and of course, pepper. Adding corn flour dissolved in milk gives it a very creamy texture and pleasant mouth-feel. It is a satiating meal-in-a-bowl perfect for a busy day when you do not have time to cook up something elaborate.

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Penne with Cheesy Vegetables recipe - How to make Penne with Cheesy Vegetables

Preparation Time:    Cooking Time:    Total Time:     Makes 3 servings (3 serving )
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Ingredients
3 cups cooked penne
1/4 cup grated processed cheese
1/4 cup blanched snow peas
1/4 cup broccoli florets
1/4 cup asparagus , cut into 1” pieces
1 1/2 tbsp olive oil
1 tbsp finely chopped garlic (lehsun)
1 tsp dry red chilli flakes (paprika)
salt and freshly ground black pepper (kalimirch) to taste
1 tbsp cornflour dissolved with 1/2 cup milk
1/2 tbsp white vinegar

For The Garnish
1 tbsp grated processed cheese
Method
  1. Heat the olive oil in a broad non-stick pan, add the garlic and sauté on a medium flame for a few seconds.
  2. Add the snow peas, broccoli, asparagus, chilli flakes, salt and pepper, mix well and sauté on a medium flame for 2 minutes.
  3. Add the cornflour-milk mixture and cheese, mix well and cook on a medium flame for 1 minute or till the mixture becomes thick.
  4. Add the penne and vinegar and toss gently and cook on a medium flame for 1 minute.
  5. Serve immediately garnished with cheese.

Nutrient values per serving
Energy276 cal
Protein8.2 g
Carbohydrates38.1 g
Fiber0.9 g
Fat9.9 g
Cholesterol0 mg
Vitamin A222.6 mcg
Vitamin B10.5 mg
Vitamin B20.3 mg
Vitamin B33.9 mg
Vitamin C7.6 mg
Folic Acid30.1 mcg
Calcium76.5 mg
Iron2.5 mg
Magnesium0 mg
Phosphorus0 mg
Sodium4.4 mg
Potassium127.2 mg
Zinc0.7 mg

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