Creamy spinach tomato and rocket pasta
A creamy, fresh tasting spinach pasta, packed with hidden veg.
creamy, pasta, rocket, spinach, tomato
such as strozzapretti fusili or casarecce (pictured)
drained sun-dried tomatoes
plus more to garnish
drained whole roasted peppers in vinegar
light cream cheese
A few handfuls of rocket
A few shavings of Parmesan / Grana Padano / vegetarian hard cheese
Salt and black pepper to taste
Put the pasta on to boil in plenty of water.
Wash the spinach, then put in a colander and pour over boiling water so it wilts.
Tip the drained spinach into blender and add the garlic, sun-dried tomatoes, peppers and cream cheese and whiz until smooth.
Drain the al dente pasta and return to the pan.
Pour the sauce over the pasta and stir until just warmed through.
Season to taste.
Serve the pasta onto plates, top each with a handful of rocket, a couple of sun-dried tomatoes and a few shavings of hard cheese
Top with a little black pepper to taste.
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