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Creamy Spinach Pasta Recipe

Rashmi Madhwaraj
An easy & healthy superfood you can give your picky eater. And I love the fact that it is super rich in iron and takes hardly 10 minutes to make the entire recipe.
Prep Time 10 mins
Cook Time 5 mins
Total Time 15 mins
Course Main Course
Cuisine Italian
Servings 4 people

Equipment

  • Instant pot
  • Food processor

Ingredients
  

  • 250 grams Pasta
  • 1 cup Spinach
  • 1 whole Tomato
  • 1 clove Garlic
  • 1/2 stick Butter
  • 1 cup Cheese
  • 1 tbsp Cream
  • 1 pinch Whole-wheat flour
  • 1 tbsp Oregano
  • 1 tbsp Pepper
  • 1 tbsp Salt

Instructions
 

  • Cook pasta in an instant pot for 3minutes with a 1:1 pasta water ratio or as per the instructions given behind the pasta container.
  • Meanwhile boil spinach leaves for couple minutes in water until it is cooked.
  • Grind a tomato, cooked spinach, a garlic clove in a food processor.
  • In a pan, melt butter and fry a pinch of whole wheat flour for a few seconds.
  • To this, add the grind paste of spinach and tomato and cook until you see it boil.
  • Add a spoon of cream, cheese and toss in the cooked pasta and salt.
  • Add pepper and oregano seasoning.
  • Serve it hot with some parmesan sprinkled.

Notes

  • You can add corn to this recipe if your baby likes it.
  • You can also try the spinach pesto version of this recipe which is also amazing.
  • Try using mini pasta like macaroni or ditalini if you are making it for a baby or toddler.
  • You can make the vegan version or dairy-free by replacing butter with olive oil, choosing vegan pasta and eliminating cream.
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