Fresh tomato and mozzarella pasta


500g cherry tomatoes, quartered
1 x Grated zest and juice of ½ lemon
2 tbsp Crespo pitted dry black olives, sliced
300g Waitrose LOVE Life wholewheat fusilli
1 Large handful of fresh basil leaves,lightly torn
50g Waitrose wild rocket
125g essential Waitrose Italian light mozzarella, drained and torn into small pieces


1. Place the tomatoes, lemon zest and juice and black olives in a small bowl. Mix well together and set aside for a few minutes.

2. Meanwhile, cook the pasta in a large pan of boiling water for 15 minutes, until tender. Drain well and return to the pan. Add the tomato mixture, basil and rocket and toss lightly together.

3. Divide among bowls, scatter with mozzarella and a good grinding of black pepper, and serve.

  • Preparation time: 10 minutes
  • Cooking time: 15 minutes
  • Total time: 25 minutes 25 minutes

Serves: 4

Nutritional Info

Typical values per serving:

Energy 1447.664kJ
Fat 7.4g
Saturated Fat 2.7g
Carbohydrate 53g
Sugars 5.4g
Salt 1.1g

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This recipe was first published in Tue Aug 21 16:10:08 BST 2012.