20-Minute Lemon Pesto Penne Recipe | Yummly

20-Minute Lemon Pesto Penne

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  • 8 ounces whole wheat penne
  • 2 cups baby broccoli
  • roasted tomatoes (1 cup oven, I used Kirkland brand and rinsed excess oil)
  • 1 teaspoon minced garlic (optional)
  • 1/4 cup pesto
  • 1/4 cup feta cheese
  • 1/2 lemon
  • fresh basil (cut into ribbons)
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    NutritionView More

    Sodium5% DV125mg
    Fat4% DV2.5g
    Protein22% DV11g
    Carbs16% DV48g
    Fiber28% DV7g
    Calories240Calories from Fat25
    Total Fat2.5g4%
    Saturated Fat1.5g8%
    Trans Fat
    Calories from Fat25
    Total Carbohydrate48g16%
    Dietary Fiber7g28%
    Vitamin A10%
    Vitamin C90%

    * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

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    Chloe Schueman 11 hours ago
    THIS IS AMAZING!! Super easy to make and delicious.
    wendy k 2 days ago
    Easy and tasty,will make again
    Shawnee 6 days ago
    It was okay. Was expecting more flavor.
    Loved the lemon and pesto combination! i made my pesto from scratch using brazil nuts and oven roasted my own tomatoes which was a first for me.
    Don Z. 25 days ago
    So easy to make and delicious. Made it for my family and they all went back for seconds!
    Melannie Martinez a month ago
    Amazing! I already made it twice
    Ubides a month ago
    This was amazing! My fav dish now so gooooooodddd
    Added in spinach and fresh tomatoes. Came out great!
    Diane 2 months ago
    Great! I added spinach to mine
    It definitely took longer than 20 mins lol not a problem for me though wasnt in a hurry. My penne pasta turned out amazing ! Although for the vegetables I only used fresh tomato, zucchini, mush room, baby spinach, garlic, broccoli, half a lemon, cilantro & a little bit of the brasil green pesto, and used parmasean cheese instead. Olive oil as well with garlic power, onion powder, pepper & salt seasoning. I did not measure anything, I did everything my own way. I love it. First time !!!
    Verver 3 months ago
    This was so easy and delicious. My grocery store isn’t well stocked so I used broccoli and sun dried tomatoes. My daughter really liked it. I’ll definitely make this again.
    Dana P. 3 months ago
    This was quite tasty. I used reduced fat pesto and fat free feta. I also used canned roasted tomatoes with garlic. I didn’t have basil, but it didn’t need it.
    Ruby Heaton 3 months ago
    yummy, also added some paprika
    Tara & Maxwell Case 4 months ago
    This tastes amazing!
    Raina Christine 4 months ago
    I used this as my meal prep lunch for the week. I had some cherry tomatoes i needed to use, sliced in 1/2 & tossed in last minute. Turned out great!
    Maggie Micklo 4 months ago
    Easy enough! I added some arugula at the last minute which was a nice touch for my tastes. Definitely will make again.
    Meggy G 4 months ago
    It’s a keeper! New staple for us. Easy and fast and oh so good. The lemon pesto combo is perfect. Added mushrooms for extra fun, turned out great!
    Chris Taylor 4 months ago
    Could’ve used more broccoli and and little less pesto but turned out great! Quick and easy and fast cleanup!
    Kaidyn 4 months ago
    This recipe worked great for me! It tasted delicious and my whole family loved it. Also great for hot or cold leftovers
    pat 5 months ago
    This recipe is so good. I took advice from past reviews and only use half of the lemon juice and it worked out well. Very refreshing. This will become a standard part of my vegetarian options
    Kate Morris 5 months ago
    Delicious and easy, even without the basil (I don’t have)
    Carson Salonia 5 months ago
    Would make again. Family loved it.
    Sam Gunther 5 months ago
    Low on seasoning, would also add more veggies and maybe chicken Will probably make again
    elizabeth 5 months ago
    this was delicious ! me and my mom enjoyed it a lot. guess i like pesto now
    Christina 5 months ago
    Simple and delicious!
    G 6 months ago
    Delicious! Quick and easy to make.
    Reynolds 6 months ago
    Turned out pretty good. Added a glass of red wine to go with it!
    Ansley Noel 6 months ago
    Loved it and will definitely be making this dish again
    Jenna Anderson 6 months ago
    Doubled the pesto. It’s great!
    Sibley 7 months ago
    It was a really simple recipe. It smelled great and tasted great and my husband loved! Definitely would be something I’d make again.

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