Cool-jams Penne with Spring Vegetables

May 14, 2013 1 min read

Cool-jams Favorite Pasta Cool-jams Favorite Pasta

Penne pasta is tossed with asparagus and snow peas in this quick, light, and easy dish. One of our favorite spring pastas here at Cool-jams!

Ingredients:
1 pound fresh asparagus, trimmed and
cut into 1/2 inch pieces
1 (8 ounce) package sugar snap peas,
trimmed
1 (8 ounce) package dry penne pasta
3 tablespoons olive oil
1/2 cup grated Parmesan cheese
salt and pepper to taste
Directions:
1. Bring a large pot of lightly salted water to a boil. Add asparagus, and cook for 2 minutes. Add peas, and cook for 2 more minutes. Transfer to a large bowl; set aside. Add pasta to boiling water, and cook for 8 to 10 minutes or until al dente; drain.
2. Place pasta in the bowl with asparagus and peas. Toss with olive oil, Parmesan, salt and pepper.