Butternut Squash & Spinach Pasta (Recipe)

Oct 22, 2022

Butternut Squash & Spinach Pasta (Recipe)


✅ 2 cups whole wheat pasta of your choice

✅ 1 cup butternut squash (cut into cubes)

✅ 2 cups spinach

✅ 1/8 cup pine nuts

✅ 2 tbsp extra virgin olive oil (I use Kasandrinos **FREE Bottle**)

✅ 1/2 lemon
✅ 1 garlic clove

✅ Himalayan pink salt, pepper & red pepper flakes


1️⃣ Preheat oven to 400 degrees F.

2️⃣ On a roasting tray, add butternut squash, a drizzle of olive oil, salt & pepper. Place in the oven for approximately 30 minutes, until lightly browned.

3️⃣ Add pasta to boiling water and cook for suggested time on package.

4️⃣ In a frying pan, lightly saute spinach in a touch of olive oil, salt & pepper.

5️⃣ Place the pasta, roasted butternut squash, sauteed spinach and pine nuts in a bowl. Drizzle the lemon garlic sauce and red pepper flakes on top. Serve!

6️⃣ Lemon garlic sauce: Add 2 tbsp olive oil and 1 garlic clove to a frying pan and lightly saute until garlic is cooked and fragrant. Add the lemon juice, salt & pepper. Mix well to combine.


Servings : 2-3
Ready in : 30 Minutes
Course : Dinner, Lunch, Main Dish
Recipe Type : Italian, Mediterranean

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