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This simple pasta is a go-to side if you're looking to add some quick carbs to a meal. Add a slice of butter to make it an extra creamy and kid friendly dish.

Krista Ackerbloom Montgomery
Recipe by Cooking Light November 2014


Credit: Randy Mayor; Styling: Claire Spollen

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Serves 4 (serving size: about 3/4 cup)


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Instructions Checklist
  • Cook pasta according to package directions, omitting salt and fat. Add broccoli florets during last 3 minutes of cooking; drain. Add cheese, olive oil, salt, and pepper.


Chef's Notes

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Nutrition Facts

185 calories; fat 7.3g; saturated fat 2.5g; sodium 174mg.