Chorizo and Spinach Pasta

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Oct. 21, 2012


Chorizo sausage/Pancetta slices 1 Large , finely sliced
Spinach leaves 1/2 Cup (8 tbs)
Broccoli leaves 1/2 Cup (8 tbs)
Olive oil 1 Tablespoon
Cheese 1 Tablespoon
Penne pasta 1 Cup (16 tbs) , uncooked
Parmesan cheese shavings 2 Tablespoon



1. In a pot over medium high heat, boil water, add penne and cook until done.


2. In a pan over medium high heat, add in the chorizo and fry until all the fat has melted.

3. Add in the spinach, broccoli and stir well.

4. Add in the olive oil and soft cheese, stir for 1 minute and ladle the cooked penne with

little of the boiled water to give the pasta a glaze. Mix well.


5. Plate the cooked pasta and sprinkle some Parmesan cheese and serve hot.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: Medium
Cook Time: 30 Minutes
Ready In: 30 Minutes
Servings: 1

Nutrition Facts

Serving size Complete recipe

Calories 1092Calories from Fat 525

 % Daily Value*

Total Fat 58 g89.2%

Saturated Fat 19 g95%

Trans Fat 0 g


Sodium 1373 mg57.21%

Total Carbohydrates 95 g31.7%

Dietary Fiber 4 g16%

Sugars 4 g

Protein 46 g92%

Vitamin A % Vitamin C %

Calcium % Iron %

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet