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Broccoli Lemon Pasta
Prep Time
10 mins
Cook Time
15 mins
Total Time
25 mins
 

Yield: 4 servings (7 points per serving for blue, green and purple. For purple - if you use whole wheat pasta it will only be 1 point per serving.)

Course: Main Course
Ingredients
  • 8 oz. Linguine pasta
  • 1 teaspoon extra virgin olive oil
  • 1 clove garlic, minced
  • 1/2 cup fat free chicken broth
  • 1 teaspoon cornstarch
  • Juice from one lemon
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 cup Parmesan cheese, shredded
  • 2 cups broccoli, steamed
Instructions
  1. Cook pasta according to the directions on the box, then drain.

  2. Heat olive oil in a pan and add minced garlic. Let saute for 1 minute.

  3. Add the chicken broth and lemon juice and bring to a simmer.

  4. Mix the cornstarch with a tablespoon of water, then add to the chicken broth. Stir to make sure the cornstarch is mixed in well, then add the pasta back in.

  5. Add the salt, Parmesan cheese and broccoli. Stir together and serve.