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Italian Halloween Pumpkin Pasta

matwade76's picture
Halloween is round the corner, so here I'm representing a delicious pumpkin pasta especially for this Halloween...
Ingredients
  Flat leaf parsley 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs) (Handful Of)
  Garlic 1 Clove (5 gm) (Unpeeled)
  Pumpkin 14 Ounce (400 Grams Excluding Seeds & Skin)
  Short pasta/Broken spaghetti 7 Ounce (200 Grams I Use Fresh Garganelli On This Page)
  Parsley 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Grated parmesan cheese 1 Ounce (30 Grams)
  Garlic clove 1 (Unpeeled)
  Extra virgin olive oil 1 Tablespoon
  Salt To Taste
  Pepper To Taste
Directions

STEP 1 - Remove the pumpkin’s skin and seeds and chop into tiny cubes (as small as possible).

- Remove, rinse and chop parsley leaves.

- Grate parmesan.

STEP 2 - Cover the base of your frying pan with oil and add the garlic clove. Fry on medium heat for 3-4 mins until clove turns golden.

- Depending on how much you like garlic, remove or leave the clove.

STEP 3 - Add the pumpkin, parsley, and half a teaspoon of salt. Also add a dash of chili powder if you like.

- Cover with water and cook on a medium heat, stirring occasionally, until texture resembles that of a lumpy sauce. Allow roughly 40 mins.

STEP 4 - Add your pasta and if your soup is already quite thick, another cup of hot water from the kettle.

- Cook on same heat until the pasta is cooked (see its packet’s timings).

STEP 5 - Finally, stir in the grated parmesan and serve immediately.

Done!

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Easy
Cuisine: 
Italian
Course: 
Main Dish
Method: 
Simmering
Restriction: 
Vegetarian
Ingredient: 
Pasta
Preparation Time: 
15 Minutes
Cook Time: 
55 Minutes
Ready In: 
70 Minutes
Servings: 
3
Here is a Italian Halloween pumpkin pasta recipe that can be made in just 5 simple steps. This dish is absolutely delicious and great way to prepare a pumpkin dish. The pasta is cooked in a flavorful pumpkin sauce that is mildly flavored and has a wonderful texture. Try out this fabulous recipe this Halloween and enjoy with your family and friends!

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3 Comments

healthyeating's picture
This Halloween I missed such an exotic pasta recipe. But, I am sure I would not wait for long to try this...:)
foodpsychologist's picture
This is an unconventional usage of the pumpkin for Halloween and it seems to be a real tasty one too ! Let me just try this Pumpkin pasta...
Anonymous's picture
Hi, Pumpkin pasta seems to be a different way to celebrate Halloween.