Quick and Easy Lemon Spinach Pasta
Quick and Easy Lemon Spinach Pasta
  • prep: 10 min
  • cook: 10 min
  • total: 20 min
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  • Summary

    Quick, easy and delicious, this pasta is one-pan easy , uses a no-cook sauce and ready in the time it takes to cook the pasta!

    Ingredients

    • 1 whole lemon scrubbed to clean
    • 2 servings (see note below) dried linguine pasta or spaghetti, angelhair etc.
    • 1/3 cup Crème Fraîche
    • 1/2 cup freshly grated Parmesan cheese plus more for garnish
    • 3 large fresh basil leaves chopped
    • Zest from 1/2 of the whole lemon
    • Salt and freshly ground pepper
    • 1 large handful fresh baby spinach or larger spinach, chopped
    • Juice from the 1 whole lemon above

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 2
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 357 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 12 g 17.82%
    • Saturated Fat: 5 g 25.23%
    • Trans Fat: 0 g %
    • Cholesterol: 42 mg 14.05%
    • Sodium: 940 mg 39.18%
    • Calcium: 176 mg 17.57%
    • Potassium: 561 mg 16.02%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 0 mg 1.06%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 41 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 3 g 13.12%
    • Sugar: 6 g
    • Protein: 22 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Vitamin A 4.02%
    • Vitamin C 0%
    • Vitamin D 1.46%
    • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
    Diabetes Exchanges
    • Exchange - Fat1
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs0
    • Exchange - Starch3
    • Exchange - Vegetables0
    • Exchange - Lean Meat2
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total2 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy1 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total1 oz-eq

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