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10 Summer Pasta Recipes That Take The Work Out Of Dinner

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06/22/2017 06:01am ET

Summer is all about taking advantage of the beautiful weather. For us, this means two things: filling up on fresh produce and spending as much time outside as possible. That’s why dinner needs to take require minimal time in the kitchen, and it needs to take full advantage of those summer fresh veggies.

Enter, summer pasta.

Summer pasta is different from winter pasta. Its purpose is not to feed our souls with a big bowl of comfort, but rather to serve as a backdrop for fresh herbs, summer produce and lots of cheese, naturally. It’s quick, easy and always delicious.

Here are 10 recipes to get you started:

1
Lemony Spaghetti With Peas And Ricotta
Simply Recipes
2
Farmers Market Goat Cheese Pasta Primavera
Half Baked Harvest
3
Pesto And Burrata Bucatini
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4
Orecchiette With Cherry Tomatoes, Mozzarella And Basil Pesto
Alexandra;s Kitchen
5
Fava Bean Cacio E Pepe
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6
Chicken Florentine Pesto Pasta
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7
Browned Butter Scallop And Burst Tomato Basil Pasta
Half Baked Harvest
8
Easiest Pasta Carbonara
Alexandra's Kitchen
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9
Garden Fresh Herb, Olive And Parmesan Pasta With Pistachio Breadcrumbs
Half Baked Harvest
10
Shrimp With Olives, Tomatoes And Orzo
Simply Recipes