Butternut Squash and Arugula Pasta

  • Difficulty: Medium
  • 40 minutes
  • 2 servings

Butternut squash is an incredibly versatile veggie. You can use it in all kinds of salads, pies, and here we’ve used it in a delicious pasta recipe. We’ve roasted it, and paired it with some arugula, goat cheese, and some crunchy pine nuts. For the pasta, you can use anything from penne, spaghetti to ravioli.

Ingredients Needed for Butternut Squash and Arugula Pasta

3.5 ounces of butternut squash, diced
1 tablespoon olive oil
salt
pepper
5 ounces of whole wheat penne
1 ounce goat cheese, crumbled
3 ounces of arugula
2 tablespoons of pine nuts

How to Cook Butternut Squash and Arugula Pasta

  1. Preheat the oven to 360 degrees F/180 degrees C.
  2. Line a baking sheet with parchment paper.
  3. Add the diced squash over it. Slide the tray into the oven for the next 25 minutes.
  4. Next, heat a saucepan over medium heat, and fill it halfway with water. Add a pinch of salt and the whole wheat penne.
  5. Cook them according to the instructions on the package.
  6. Drain the pasta and add them to a large bowl.
  7. Add the goat cheese over the pasta, some butternut squash, arugula, and pine nuts. Give it a good stir.

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