Pea and goat's cheese linguine

Pea and goat's cheese linguine

https://www.coop.co.uk/recipes/pea-and-goats-cheese-linguine

This pasta dish features a tasty twist on pesto, and easily doubles up to feed four

  • Feeds 2Feeds 2
  • Ready in 15 minutes

Each serving contains

  • Energy
    30%
    2522kj 601kcal
  • Fat
    High 34%
    23.6g
  • Saturates
    High 34%
    6.7g
  • Sugar
    Low 34%
    4.5g
  • Salt
    Low 34%
    0.46g

% of adult’s reference intake | Carbohydrates per serving : 73g

Ingredients

  • 180g Co-op linguine
  • 25g pine nuts
  • 150g Co-op frozen peas, thawed
  • 1 clove garlic, roughly chopped
  • 1 tbsp Co-op olive oil
  • 50g Co-op goat’s cheese, crumbled
  • 1/2 x 28g pack basil, chopped (optional)
  • Pinch chilli flakes

Method

  1. Cook the pasta according to the pack instructions, and dry fry the pine nuts for 2-3 mins, until golden
  2. Reserve a handful of the peas, then blend the rest with the garlic, pine nuts, olive oil, 30g of the goat’s cheese and most of the chopped basil, if using, into a rough paste
  3. Season to taste Drain the pasta, reserving a little of the water
  4. Return to the pan with the pasta water, and stir in the pesto and reserved peas
  5. Warm through, then serve sprinkled with the rest of the goat’s cheese and basil, and the chilli flakes

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