Avocado Pesto Quinoa Pasta

Avocado Pesto Quinoa Pasta

On the menu for lunch today was this Avocado Pesto Quinoa Pasta Recipe.  I was craving pasta.  I don’t know why – probably because I’ve been really amped up this week with the book launch and pasta recipes always make me feel good.  And I had a pantry full of avocados just screaming to be... Read More »

Ingredients

  • 8 ounces quinoa pasta
  • 2 T fresh basil, chopped
  • 1/4 cup pine nuts
  • 1 avocado, pitted and peeled
  • 1 T lemon juice
  • 4 cloves garlic, minced
  • 1/4 cup olive oil
  • 1/2 tsp salt
  • 1/4 tsp ground pepper
  • 1/4 tsp crushed red pepper
  • 8 sun dried tomatoes, chopped
  • 1/4 cup Parmesan (optional)
Read the whole recipe on Cooking Quinoa