Basil, Parmigiano & lemon sauce

Whether you’ve made your pasta from scratch, or have bought fresh or dried spaghetti, tagliatelle, farfalle or rigatoni, these two delicious sauces will prove the perfect accompaniments. Serve with about 300g pasta for four

NB Image also includes roasted tomato & balsamic sauce


3 tbsp olive oil 
50g Parmigiano Reggiano, finely grated 
2 cloves garlic, finely crushed 
Zest and juice of 3 large lemons
2 tbsp torn fresh basil leaves 
2 tbsp roughly chopped parsley


1. Make this pasta sauce by combining the olive oil, 
Parmigiano Reggiano, garlic, lemon zest and lemon juice in a
medium-sized bowl. Mix in the fresh herbs just before using. Stir
through cooked pasta.

Basil, Pamigiano & lemon sauce
  • Preparation time: 10 minutes

Serves: 4

Nutritional Info

Typical values per serving:

Energy 1,687kJ
Fat 14.9g
Saturated Fat 4.2g
Carbohydrate 53.8g
Sugars 1.8g
Protein 13g
Salt 0.2g
Fibre 3g

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This recipe was first published in Wed Aug 26 14:04:22 BST 2015.