Beetroot Pesto Pasta

IMG_7165

Pesto for 2 people

Ingredients:

1 raw Beetroot

1 glove of Garlic

10-15 sun dried Tomatoes

20 Cashew Nuts

Pepper

Optional: Salt, Oil

IMG_7157

Preheat the Oven to 200C/400F

Make slices from the Beet. Peel the Garlic. Then roast the slices with the Garlic in the oven until they get dried and brown (Takes about 15 minutes)

If you use No-Oil Sun dried Tomatoes, soak them first in water for about 30 minutes.

Crumble up the Cashews in the Food Processor, and add to it: The roasted Beet and Garlic, Sun dried Tomatoes, Cashew and Pepper.

IMG_7162

Process well and mix it with cooked Pasta

Enjoy

Blog Post – Light up the dark autumn night with Pink Pasta:
What a looong wordpress summer break I had….guess I was busy drinking that Watermelon-Mint juice. But with this beautiful fall arriving, I created a new Recipe. My kitchen is full of great autumn ingredients like Persimmons, Figs, Grapes, Pumpkins, Apples, Coles and Carrots and Soups and Stews are almost a daily must for dinner.
9 years ago in Key West, Florida, I ordered a Beet Pasta Plate. I don’t exactly now the combination of the dish anymore. But what I do remember is that impressive pink pasta on my plate and I loved it.
Remembering this, I created a Beet Pesto, with 5 simple ingredients: Beet, Garlic, Sun dried Tomatoes, Cashews and Pepper.
I have to say, I’m a little bit in love with it! And to keep my karma balanced I of course share.
Have a colorful fall!
Emily

Leave me a note:

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s