Basil Pesto Pasta

Basil Pesto Pasta

This is a pasta that I paired with a very fragrant basil pesto Please feel free to try out this quick and authentic-tasting recipe at home.

Ingredients: 2 servings

Spaghetti (1.6 mm)
160 g
Basil Pesto (Recipe ID: 535908)
1/2 cup
Salt and pepper
a small amount
Parmesan cheese
as desired
Basil leaves (to garnish)
1-2 leaves


1. Add 1 tablespoon salt to a pan of boiling water and boil the pasta.
2. Mix the boiled and drained pasta with the basil pesto and season with salt and pepper.
3. Transfer the mixture to a plate and sprinkle over some parmesan cheese and basil leaves to finish.

Story Behind this Recipe

This is one of my favourite pasta dishes. I always make it when I'm stocked up on fresh basil.