Lemon Arugula Pesto Linguine

Serves: 4-6 people
Cooking Time: 45 minutes

Ingredients:
2 boxes (1lb) Barilla Linguine
1 (5 ounce) package of fresh Arugula
2 lemons (zest of both lemons and only one lemon juiced)
8 cloves garlic
2 cup olive oil
1 ½ cups pine nuts, toasted (Can substitute with Almonds or Macadamia Nuts)
1 cup freshly grated Parmesan
2 Teaspoon Salt
2 Teaspoon Black Pepper
Parmesan Cheese to top pasta

Directions:
Preheat oven to 350°, place raw pine nuts onto a sheet pan and bake for 5 to 7 minutes or until lightly brown. Remove them from the oven and set them aside to cool. Combine the arugula, lemon zest, lemon juice, garlic, pine nuts, Parmesan cheese, salt, pepper and olive oil into a food processor and blend in until smooth. Remove the pesto from the processor and put it into a large bowl. Cook Pasta to box directions. Add cooked pasta into bowl with pesto and mix well. Top with Parmesan cheese and enjoy!

Lemon Arugula Pasta Recipe

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2 responses to “Lemon Arugula Pesto Linguine”

  1. Champignons delahaye says:

    Champignons are the best thing to eat, they are healthy too.

  2. Pasta lover says:

    I love pesto pasta and think your recipe with Arugula sound just wonderful! i will try it out and let you know my feedback. Thanks private chef Ryan!

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