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Cheesy veg baked pasta

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February 12, 2019
Author Notes

Very easy and adaptable vegetable and cheese pasta. Can use any veg or cheese in the fridge and always comes out delicious. —Camila

  • Prep time 30 minutes
  • Cook time 30 minutes
  • Serves 4
Ingredients
  • 1 pack whole wheat spagetti
  • 1 white onion
  • 3 large cloves garlic (or to taste)
  • 5 mini, sweet red and orange peppers, (or 2 large red peppers)
  • 1 cup Frozen peas, defrosted and drained
  • 1 can Carnation evaporated milk (or fresh cream)
  • 2 chicken broth cubes
  • 1 can crab pate or tuna
  • 1 brick of feta cheese, chopped
  • 1 cup grated parmesan cheese
  • 4 dashes tabasco sauce
  • sea salt and freshly ground pepper
  • 2 tablespoons Extra virgen olive oil
  • 1 dash red chili flakes (optional)
In This Recipe
Directions
  1. Cook pasta in boiling water with one chicken cube until just al dente (not completely cooked). Drain and reserve.
  2. Chop in bits the onion, garlic, and peppers, add other chicken cube and saute in the olive oil until soft and translucent, about 15 min, on med heat.
  3. Now add the can of condensed milk, the drained pasta, the chopped feta cheese, the peas, and the can of pate or tuna; Mix in salt and pepper to taste. Stir well and spoon into greased loaf pan. Top with grated parmesan cheese and bake at 350 for 30 min, or until slightly browned on top. Let cool for 10 min before serving. Best with a crunchy green salad and a touch of tabasco.
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