Fatty Bear’s Delights

Just another WordPress.com weblog

Summertime… November 17, 2008

Filed under: Main Course,Pasta — fattybear @ 11:52 pm
Tags: , , ,

I must think I live in the southern hemisphere because it’s summer in my apartment or at least my cooking is very summery. Lots of my cooking comes together just by looking around the kitchen and picking out things I imagine will taste good together. If you are looking for something light to eat with all this heavy winter food I’ve got the recipe for you.

Lemon Pepper Pasta

Lemon Pepper Pasta

1 box Farfalle pasta

1 red pepper, sliced into 1/2 inch strips

1 onion, chopped

2 cloves garlic, minced

1/4 cup pine nuts

1 teaspoon lemon peel

lemon juice

1/4 fresh basil, chopped

salt and pepper, to taste

  1. Cook pasta according to package.
  2. In a medium pan heat olive oil over medium high heat. Saute lemon peel, garlic, pine nuts and onions until onions are near clear. Add red pepper and cook until crisp tender. Squeeze juice of half of lemon in and cook to mix flavors.
  3. Toss pasta with a little bit of olive oil and sauteed vegetables. Sprinkle with basil.

Enjoy!

Advertisements
 

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s