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Comforting pasta recipes to indulge in this winter

Jul 24, 2019, Author: Hello Joburg

Hello Joburgers, what could possibly be better than a hearty bowl of pasta on a cold winter night? Be sure to try these two delicious Pasta Joy recipes: Pasta Joy Alfredo and Pasta Joy summer salad.

One pot Pasta Joy Alfredo

The Italian Alfredo is a firm favourite of South Africans.  Enjoy serving this version as a lunch or dinner meal.

Ingredients:

1 tablespoon olive oil

2 chicken breasts, cubed

3 cloves garlic cloves, minced

500 ml water

1 stock cube

1 cup fresh cream 

500g Pasta Joy pasta, uncooked .  We used Penne.

1 ½ cups grated parmesan cheese 

1 ½ teaspoon Salt

½ teaspoon Pepper

parsley, optional, for garnish

READ MORE ON FOOD & DRINK HERE.

Preparation:

In a pot, heat the oil and brown the chicken.

Add garlic, and sauté for about a minute.

Add stock, cream, and Pasta Joy pasta, and bring to a boil.

Cover and reduce the heat to a simmer for 15-20 min.

Turn off heat and stir in parmesan cheese.

Top with parsley if desired.

Serves 4 as a main meal.

Enjoy!

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Pasta Joy Summer Salad

The Pasta Joy summer salad is a must for all family celebration meals!

Ingredients:

500g Pasta Joy macaroni

1 tin baked beans

2 tablespoons green pepper

2 tablespoons red pepper 

3/4- 1 cup mayonnaise 

1 heaped teaspoon crushed green/red

Salt and crushed black pepper to taste

READ MORE ON DINING OUT HERE.

Preparation:

Cook pasta for 7-9 minutes

Lightly wash baked beans (Don’t wash all the  sauce off

Finely chop the peppers

Combine all the ingredients together in a bowl

Serve at room temperature

Finely chop the peppers

Combine all the ingredients together in a bowl

Serve at room temperature

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