We’ve all been there: after seeing all of that fresh, gorgeous produce at the local farmer’s market or grocery store, you load up your cart, only to get home and realize you have no idea what to do with it all! Luckily, pasta makes the perfect delivery system for healthy foods like produce. It’s delicious enough to make sure even the pickiest eaters get their suggested daily intake of fruits and vegetables.
In our latest video, we demonstrate just a few of the easy ways to feature seasonal produce in your next pasta dish.
These recipes are so simple to put together, you can whip them up in a few minutes. Or invent your own dish by following these tips:
This August we asked Pasta Fits fans what their favorite pasta and veggie combo was in our Veggies Love Pasta sweepstakes. While zucchini with lasagna and spaghetti with bell peppers were popular, the fan favorite was a classic: fettuccine and tomatoes! You can find the recipe here.
Now that you have some inspiration, grab those fruits and vegetables and start experimenting!