Kids' Cheesy Pesto and Pea Rigatoni Pasta
with Tenderstem® Broccoli Trees | Serves 2
This easy-peasy kids' pasta is loaded with peas and pesto, then topped with melted Cheddar cheese. Serve up with Tenderstem® broccoli “trees“ to make this dish extra colourful.
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(Contains Cereals containing gluten)
Mature Cheddar Cheese
a) Bring a large saucepan of water to the boil with 0.5 tsp salt for the rigatoni.
b) Meanwhile, halve any thick broccoli stems lengthways.
c) When boiling, stir the rigatoni into the water and bring back to the boil. Cook until tender, 12 mins.
d) When the pasta has 3-4 mins remaining, add the Tenderstem® broccoli to your pan of rigatoni and cook until just tender, 3-4 mins.
a) Meanwhile, grate the Cheddar cheese
b) Once the pasta and broccoli are cooked, drain in a colander and pop back in the pan. Mix in the fresh pesto and peas until everything is well coated.
a) Divide your pea and pesto pasta between 2 serving dishes and top with the grated cheese.