Spaghetti Verdi


by
Spaghetti Verdi,a cheesy spinach sauce coated colourful spaghetti.


Added to 123 cookbooks   This recipe has been viewed 18795 times

Spaghetti tossed in a spinach and cheese sauce with colourful vegetables makes a delightful recipe. The beautiful green colour and good coating quality of the sauce makes it useful when serving along with pasta for a lunch or dinner. The cheese spread blends beautifully to give a thick and creamy sauce. To retain the fresh green colour of spinach, blanch the spinach and refresh quickly in ice-cold water. You may add a pinch of soda bi-carb to the water in which spinach is to be boiled. This also helps to retain the green colour of spinach.

Add your private note

Spaghetti Verdi recipe - How to make Spaghetti Verdi

Preparation Time:    Cooking Time:    Total Time:     Serves 4.
Show me for servings

Method
    Main Procedure

For the sauce

    For the sauce
  1. Blanch the spinach in boiling water for a minute. Drain and refresh in ice-cold water. Drain again and purée in a blender. Keep aside.
  2. Heat the butter in a pan, add the spring onions and garlic and sauté for 2 to 3 minutes.
  3. Add the red pepper and sauté for another 2 to 3 minutes.
  4. Add the spinach purée, cheese spread, milk, salt and pepper and mix well. Bring it to a boil while stirring continuously. Remove and keep aside.

How to proceed

    How to proceed
  1. Just before serving, re-heat the sauce, adding a little milk or water if required and toss the spaghetti in the sauce.
  2. Serve hot.
Accompaniments

Avocado, Tomato and Mozzarella Pasta Salad 
Bean and Pasta Soup ( Italian Recipe) 
Cassata, Sponge Cake Layered with Vanilla and Coffee Ice Cream 
Mushroom Olive Crostini 

Nutrient values per serving
Energy398 cal
Protein13.1 g
Carbohydrates37.3 g
Fiber2.2 g
Fat19.8 g
Cholesterol23.1 mg
Vitamin A4268.5 mcg
Vitamin B10.5 mg
Vitamin B20.4 mg
Vitamin B33.1 mg
Vitamin C34.1 mg
Folic Acid95.9 mcg
Calcium222.2 mg
Iron2.6 mg
Magnesium0 mg
Phosphorus0 mg
Sodium409 mg
Potassium301.6 mg
Zinc0.7 mg

REGISTER NOW If you are a new user.
Or Sign In here, if you are an existing member.

Login Name
Password

Forgot Login / Passowrd?Click here

If your Gmail or Facebook email id is registered with Tarladalal.com, the accounts will be merged. If the respective id is not registered, a new Tarladalal.com account will be created.

Are you sure you want to delete this review ?

Click OK to sign out from tarladalal.
For security reasons (specially on shared computers), proceed to Google and sign out from your Google account.

Reviews