This is the simplest veggie pasta you can make. It’s quick and easy and if you have boys, they love having “shrek” pasta.


Ingredients (serves 4)

  • 1 serve pasta of your choice
  • VEGGIE SAUCE:
  • 1 clove garlic
  • 1/4 cup baby spinach leaves
  • 1 Tbsp fresh lemon juice
  • 1 Tbsp olive oil
  • 1 medium avocado
  • 1 Tbsp water

Method

  1. Cook pasta according to instructions.
  2. Meanwhile, make the sauce by blending all ingredients in a food processor until smooth. If it is too thick, add a little bit more oil. Season with salt and pepper to taste.
  3. Drain pasta and stir through the sauce until combined.

Notes... You can use a few different toppings for this pasta - top with grated parmesan cheese, or lemon zest.

  • My boys would love this Sherk pasta, cool!

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  • A healthy meal and twist with saying Shrek food

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  • Looks appealing and very tasty

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  • Love the quirky name it get kids interested

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  • love this green pasta recipe looks delish and something i would love to try

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  • I love the green sauce !

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  • Yes! Love the name of this my boys will totaaally eat this if I call it that hahahaha. Great way to get some veges into them!

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  • Love the name of this, Sheri pasta :)

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  • If you are iron defficient the spinach will help relieve that a bit.
    The sauce sounds delicious.

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  • Great way to get more veggies in the kids diet. And stroke of genius to call it Shrek!

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  • Ended up doing this with mr fussy and he ate it! love the concept and now have tried heaps of variations! thank you!

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  • lol this recipe has such a cool name and it will spark interest for sure!

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  • I’m so glad I found this recipe! I love ideas like this to add more greens!! Plus I refuse to give my son any sauces from jars so this is a really easy homemade pasta sauce, Thankyou. I’m actually going to give it a go this arvo as I have all the ingredients at home

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  • absolutely love this recipe – and the name… GOLD!

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  • A great recipe and fantastic innovative thinking with this ‘Shrek pasta’.

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