Recipe: Prawn Pesto Pasta

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(per serving) 574kcal / 34 P / 48.7 C / 26.1 F

An easy prawn pasta dish, with a home made pesto for you to try. Give this one a go if you like rich flavours.

Ingredients (Pesto)

  • 1/2 cup pistachios

  • 1/2 to 1 bulb of garlic

  • 1/2 bunch of fresh basil

  • Handful of fresh parsley

  • Handful of fresh mint

  • Pinch of salt

  • Pinch of pepper

  • 3tbsp extra virgin olive oil

  • Juice of 1/2 a lemon

Ingredients (Rest of dish)



  1. To create the pesto place all pesto ingredients into a blender or NutriBullet and blend until mixed well, place in the fridge until the rest of the dish is ready

  2. Preheat water and cook pasta for 8-10 minutes

  3. While pasta is cooking heat the prawns on a frying pan

  4. Remove hot prawns from pan and stir pesto through evenly

  5. Serve with pasta and small amount of shaved parmesan on top