Lemony Penne & Broccoli

Lemony Penne & Broccoli
Makes 4
Prep 10 m
Cook 10 m



  1. 1 of 3 Cook penne following package directions, about 10 minutes. Drain, reserving 1 cup of the cooking liquid. Transfer pasta to large serving bowl.
  2. 2 of 3 While pasta is cooking, heat 2 tablespoons of the oil in a large nonstick skillet over medium-high heat. Add garlic and cook for 1 to 2 minutes, until golden. Add broccoli and 1/3 cup water to skillet and cook, covered, stirring occasionally, for 5 minutes or until tender.
  3. 3 of 3 Stir beans into skillet and heat through. Add lemon juice, zest, salt and red pepper. Add contents of skillet to pasta. Stir in the remaining 2 tablespoons oil and enough reserved cooking liquid to create a sauce. Tear in the basil. Serve immediately with the cheese on the side. Accompany with a tossed salad, if desired.
Nutrition Information for Lemony Penne & Broccoli
Servings Per Recipe: 4
Per Serving: 4 mg chol., 3 g sat. fat, 12 g fiber, 767 mg sodium, 497 kcal cal., 24 g pro., 70 g carb., 18 g Fat, total