Author Notes: Whip up this Brown rice pasta with broccoli, pesto, toasted almonds and peas for the ultimate speedy dinner which packs in the flavour. —Madeleine Shaw
grams brown rice pasta
tablespoons toasted, flaked almonds
grams frozen peas
grams sliced mushrooms
pinch chilli flakes
- Rinse the pasta under cold water, then cook as per the instructions on the packet.
- Steam the broccoli then pop into a pan along with the pesto, half the almonds, peas, mushrooms and a large pinch of salt and pepper. Stir well for a few minutes until everything is coated and the mushrooms are cooked through. Add the pasta to the pan and stir until the pasta is fully coated. and the veg mixed through evenly.
- Serve with the rest of the flaked almonds and a sprinkle of chilli flakes for the perfect speedy dinner.