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Orange Asparagus Pasta Salad

Orange Asparagus Pasta Salad

Not your ordinary pasta salad, this gourmet dish gets a citrusy and nutritious twist when warm, gluten-free penne is tossed with fresh-squeezed orange juice, slender asparagus spears and  chopped pistachio nuts. No need to pre-steam the greens” ...
Creamy Zucchini Ribbon “Pasta”

Creamy Zucchini Ribbon “Pasta”

Not one but two healthy surprises come with this clever “pasta” dish. The noodles are actually made from fresh, raw zucchini, and the creamy “alfredo” sauce is just a simple, light coating of Greek yogurt. No cooking require ...
Green Pea Cilantro Pasta

Green Pea Cilantro Pasta

This light pasta dish is bursting with the fresh green goodness of cilantro and tender sweet peas. A nice change of pace from traditional red or heavy cream sauces, its light dressing is made from extra virgin olive oil, lemon juice and Parmesan chee ...
Goat Cheese and Garlic Penne

Goat Cheese and Garlic Penne

Go for goat cheese if you want a lighter, healthier alternative to feta or ricotta in a pasta dish. In this meatless, gluten-free Goat Cheese and Garlic Penne, its sweet-tangy creaminess complements the rich flavor of fresh garlic and basil, while a ...
Zucchini “Noodles” with Broccoli Pesto

Zucchini “Noodles” with Broccoli Pesto

Noodles come in all shapes and sizes””but have you ever tried to make your own? From vegetables? That’s right! These spaghetti-like stands are julienned from fresh zucchini, then topped with a unique broccoli pesto made with homemade cash ...