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Italian Broccoli and Pasta - Dietitian's Choice Recipe
Italian Broccoli and Pasta - Dietitian's Choice Recipe

Category: Main Dish | Serves: 4

(616 ratings)

Nutrition Information:
Calories: 240
Protein: 9 g
Carbs: 48 g
Fat: 2 g
Saturated Fat: 1 g
Sodium: 260 mg
Fiber: 4 g

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Broccoli and pasta are a perfect duo! With added herbs, parmesan and green onions, this dish is outstanding. Use whole wheat pasta to add whole grains.
Ingredients:
2 cups fettucini noodles, uncooked (preferably whole wheat)
3 Tablespoons chopped green onion (also called scallions)
2 cups broccoli florets
1/2 teaspoon dried thyme
1/2 teaspoon dried oregano
1/2 teaspoon black pepper
1 can (14.5 ounce) stewed tomatoes
2 teaspoons grated Parmesan cheese
Directions:
1 Cook noodles according to package instructions (do not include oil or salt), and drain.
2 Spray a medium skillet with nonstick cooking spray; stir-fry onion and broccoli for 3 minutes over medium heat.
3 Add seasonings (but not the Parmesan cheese) and tomatoes; simmer until heated through.
4 Spoon vegetable mixture over noodles and top with Parmesan cheese.
5 Serving Size: 1 1/4 cup.
6 ENJOY!

Ratings & Reviews
(616 ratings)
Great!!
Reviewed By: Diet.com Member
I love Italian foods. I can`t wait to prepare this one on my own.
Apr 13, 2008
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