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Spring pasta with smoked trout, lemon and zucchini

10
9
9
SmartPoints® value per serving
Total Time
30 min
Prep
15 min
Cook
15 min
Serves
4
Difficulty
Easy
This creamy dish is a perfect combination of crunchy snow peas, fragrant basil leaves tasty trout and tangy lemon. Enjoy!

Ingredients

Pasta

250 g, spaghetti

Snow peas

180 g, thinly sliced

Olive oil

1 tbs

Garlic

2 clove(s), crushed

Zucchini

2 medium, coarsely grated

Fresh lemon rind

2 tsp, finely grated

Extra light cooking cream

cup(s), (80ml)

Lemon juice

1 tbs

Fresh basil

½ cup(s)

Trout, skinless, baked or grilled

100 g, thinly sliced

Instructions

  1. Cook pasta in a large saucepan of boiling salted water, following packet instructions, or until just tender. Add snow peas for last 2 minutes of cooking. Drain and return to pan.
  2. Meanwhile, heat oil in a large non-stick frying pan over medium-high heat. Cook garlic, stirring, for 30 seconds or until fragrant. Add zucchini and cook for 3 minutes or until tender.
  3. Add zucchini mixture, rind, cream, juice and basil to pasta mixture in pan. Season with salt and pepper. Toss gently to combine. Serve topped with trout.

Notes

SERVING SUGGETION: mixed salad leaves. TIP: You can use smoked salmon instead of trout.