Recipe: Gorgonzola and pesto pasta

Pasta with aromatic herbs
May 17, 2011


During the summer I prepare large quantities of pesto, and store it in the freezer. Every year the pesto stored and consumed when basil is out of season gives me more satisfaction than fresh one, because its taste reminds me of the hot summer.

Gorgonzola and pesto pasta

Gorgonzola and pesto pasta


Ingredients
Serves two:
160g spaghetti
100ml single cream
50g gorgonzola (or blue cheese)
3 tbsp pesto
2 tbsp grated pecorino cheese

Directions
Heat the single cream in a pan, add the gorgonzola and let melt.
Meanwhile cook the pasta normally in boiling salted water until al dente.
Remove the sauce from the heat and add the pesto and grated pecorino.
Drain the spaghetti and toss with the pesto and gorgonzola sauce.


Pesto ideasPesto ideas: recipes with classic pesto alla genovese, tips and ideas for pesto with other aromatic herbs.



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Comments

Author: Heather @girlichef (URL)
18/05/2011

Such bold flavors...sounds delicious.


Author: elena
18/05/2011

ho appena scoperto questo favoloso sito, i miei più ammirati complimenti. Tutto è perfetto, i contenuti la grafica il tono lo stile, sono davvero felice di averla trovata! buona serata da una nuova seguace.


Author: Graziana
19/05/2011

Heather: I find out that my partner and I love rich pasta sauces, so I always mix up bold flavors when I create a pasta recipe.

Elena: grazie dei complimenti e benvenuta!


Author: Cassie (URL)
20/05/2011

Thanks for submitting to PPN! The roundup is posted. This dish looks so rich and delicious. I am also a huge fan of pesto in the winter. I m so happy I got to link to this pasta!


Author: Claudia (URL)
22/05/2011

What a lovely combination of flavors and unctuousness. This would be perfect for a main course.


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