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Creamy turkey and leek pasta

Creamy turkey and leek pasta

https://www.coop.co.uk/recipes/creamy-turkey-and-leek-pasta

Got leftover turkey? Use it in this Boxing Day pasta dish

  • Feeds 2Feeds 2
  • Ready in 20 minutes

Each serving contains

  • Energy
    26%
    2161kj 512kcal
  • Fat
    Med 18%
    12.5g
  • Saturates
    Low 26%
    5.1g
  • Sugar
    Low 18%
    5.6g
  • Salt
    Low 18%
    0.6g

% of adult’s reference intake | Carbohydrates per serving : 51g

Ingredients

  • 120g Co-op dried penne
  • 1/2 tbsp Co-op olive oil
  • 1/2 onion, finely chopped
  • 1 clove garlic, finely chopped
  • 1 Co-op British leek, finely sliced
  • Pinch of chilli flakes
  • 40g Co-op light soft cheese
  • 20g Co-op Irresistible Stilton, crumbled
  • 200g leftover cooked turkey breast, chopped

Method

  1. Cook the penne according to the pack instructions then drain, reserving a little pasta water
  2. Meanwhile, heat the olive oil in a frying pan and cook the onion for 2-3 mins
  3. Stir in the garlic and leek, and cook for a further 5 mins
  4. Stir in a pinch chilli flakes and the soft cheese, season, and cook until combined
  5. Add the Stilton and the leftover turkey breast and heat through
  6. To serve, toss with the pasta and the pasta water, and sprinkle over some freshly ground black pepper and a few extra chilli flakes, if you like

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