• Serves 4
  • 30 minutes
  • Difficulty Easy
  • 12 Ingredients


philips spring kitchen_feature page header_625x256This Pasta Primavera recipe is proudly brought to you by Philips Pasta and Noodle Maker as part of the Philips Spring Kitchen.

Ingredients (serves 4)

  • 300g Herb pappardelle (made in the Philips Pasta and Noodle Maker)
  • 100g Fresh peas (or frozen)
  • 100g Green asparagus
  • 2 Garlic Cloves
  • Spring Onions, chopped
  • 100g Ricotta Cheese
  • Cooked Chicken Breasts (optional)
  • 1 Lemon (grate for zest & squeeze for juice)
  • Extra Virgin Olive Oil
  • Parmesan Cheese, grated to serve
  • Pine Nuts, toasted to serve
  • Black Pepper, Cracked/Ground to serve


  1. Bring a large pan of salted water to the boil.
  2. Blanch the peas and asparagus for 3 minutes. Drain and cool under cold water and set aside.
  3. Boil the pasta in the same water. Meanwhile, in a skillet, add olive oil, and whole garlic cloves for a few minutes, add the blanched vegetables, spring onion and fry on low heat for about 5 minutes. Remove the garlic.
  4. When the pasta is ready, drain and add to the vegetables with half of the ricotta and stir.
  5. Serve with the remaining ricotta and season to taste with the parmesan cheese, toasted pine nuts, ground black pepper and lemon zest.

  • Always wanted one of these machines, but not practical when there is only one to cook for. Thanks for sharing.


  • Sounds tasty and healthy.


  • a perfect Spring dinner, love the simplistic flavours.


  • Peas and asparagus really say spring! :-)


  • Love the combination of ingredients, and the fresh pasta…so yummy.


  • Sounds tasty but without the lemon.


  • Sounds quite nice without the chicken for me.


  • such delicious freshness in this recipe. Love it.


  • Whilst I would have to purchase the pasta, rather than make it, I do love the mix of this dish. Something new and yum for us to try.


  • This sounds really lovely, thanks heaps.


  • This would be delicious


  • Looks delicious and fresh. A perfect alternative to a rich tomato based pasta when you want something a little lighter.


  • these pasta machines sound brilliant


  • Oh wow my mouth is watering! This looks delicious and so healthy and fresh. Can’t wait to make this and perfect for these warm days and nights.


  • this looks so refreshing, I can’ wait to give it a try – thank you for sharing


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