The Pioneer Woman Tasty Kitchen
Profile Photo

Pasta with Walnut Pesto

4.00 Mitt(s) 1 Rating(s)1 vote, average: 4.00 out of 51 vote, average: 4.00 out of 51 vote, average: 4.00 out of 51 vote, average: 4.00 out of 51 vote, average: 4.00 out of 5

Prep:

Cook:

Level: Easy

System:

4
x

Print Options

Page size Letter 3x5 4x6
Text Size Small Medium Large
Content Include description
Include prep time, etc.
Show image

Description

This is a lovely vegetarian pasta dish of spaghetti tossed with walnut pesto.

Ingredients

  • 1 pound Spaghetti
  • ⅓ cups Olive Oil
  • 1-½ cup Walnuts
  • ½ cups Freshly Grated Parmesan
  • 2 cloves Garlic
  • 2 Tablespoons Lemon Juice
  • Kosher Salt To Taste
  • Finely Grated Parmesan And Toasted Walnut Pieces For Garnish

Preparation

Bring a large pot of salted water to a boil. Add the spaghetti and cook until al dente according to package directions.

To a food processor, add olive oil, walnuts, garlic, lemon juice and Parmesan and pulse until all the ingredients are combined. Season with kosher salt to taste.

Toss the walnut pesto with the pasta until the spaghetti is well coated.

Pile into bowl or a serving platter and garnish with finely grated parmesan and crumbled toasted walnuts.

No Comments

You must be logged in to post a comment.

One Review

You must be logged in to post a review.

Profile photo of Julie

Julie on 3.19.2012

This had a nice flavor, but I failed to realize that my box of pasta had 8 oz. in it instead of 16 oz. as the recipe required. It was way too heavy on the pesto. I’m sure it’s fabulous with the right amount of pasta.

Related Recipes

Garlic and Herb Loaded Grilled Cheese Sandwich
Profile Photo by Viktoria Radichkova in Main Courses
Four different cheeses, irresistible garlic and thyme aroma, and the perfect...
0.00 Mitt(s) 0 Rating(s)0 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 5

Prep: Cook:

Serves: 2 Level: Easy


Grilled Mustard Chicken Thighs
Profile Photo by SpoonOf in Main Courses
The tastiest thighs you will ever try, a bit spicy and...
0.00 Mitt(s) 0 Rating(s)0 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 5

Prep: Cook:

Serves: 4 Level: Intermediate


Chicken Fajita Mac and Cheese
Profile Photo by Leigh Suznovich of Jeanie and Lulu's Kitchen in Main Courses
Chicken fajita mac and cheese is such a fun way to...
0.00 Mitt(s) 0 Rating(s)0 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 5

Prep: Cook:

Serves: 6 Level: Easy


Low-Carb Instant Pot Taco Spaghetti Squash
Profile Photo by Paige- My Modern Cookery in Main Courses, Special Dietary Needs
This Low-Carb Instant Pot Taco Spaghetti Squash is a healthy weeknight...
4.00 Mitt(s) 1 Rating(s)1 vote, average: 4.00 out of 51 vote, average: 4.00 out of 51 vote, average: 4.00 out of 51 vote, average: 4.00 out of 51 vote, average: 4.00 out of 5

Prep: Cook:

Serves: 3 Level: Easy


Garlic Lamb Riblets
Profile Photo by Alexa Federico in Main Courses
Delicious and hearty, perfect for a cold winter night!
0.00 Mitt(s) 0 Rating(s)0 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 5

Prep: Cook:

Serves: 4 Level: Easy