The Silver Spoon – Spaghetti with Broccoli

The Silver Spoon provided us with this treasure.

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We cooked Spaghetti with Broccoli as the main for our weekly dinner party and it was so, so, good!

Spaghetti with Broccoli

  • 500g of broccoli
  • 3 tables spoons of olive oil
  • 25g of margerine
  • 1 onion, chopped
  • 1/2 cup cashews soaked for half an hour then blended
  • 350g spaghetti
  • 25g vegan parmesan(optional)
  • salt and pepper
  • Parboil the broccoli in salted water for 10 minutes.
  • Heat the oil and butter in frying pan.
  • Add the onion and cook over low heat, stirring occasionally, for 5 minutes.
  • Drain the broccoli, add to the skillet and mix well
  • Stir in the cashew cream and simmer for 10 minutes.
  • Transfer the mixture to a food processor and process to a puree.
  • Season with salt and pepper to taste.
  • Meanwhile, cook the spaghetti in a large pan of salted, boiling water until al dente, then drain, toss with broccoli mixture.
  • Sprinkle with Parmesan if using and serve.

4 thoughts on “The Silver Spoon – Spaghetti with Broccoli”

  1. I LOVE the idea of being organised enough to have a “weekly dinner party” … cooking I can do, but getting it together each and every week to have people round …. it makes my head hurt just thinking about it!

    Joanna
    joannasfood.blogspot.com

  2. We had this as a course at the Vin Alto yesterday. It really is a great pasta dish, i loved it as did everyone else. Well worth making and enjoying.

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