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Spring Onion Pesto Pasta - Kids friendly Recipe - Dinner recipe - Pesto Pasta Recipe

Pesto is one of my most go to recipe for my lazy days. My kids love the flavour of  Spring onion so I was thinking of making this pesto recipe for a while. I finally got to do it. It is really different from normal pesto. I guess it is because of the taste of spring onion. Try this with the fresh spring onion and you will fall in love with it. If you are a fan of spring onion you should try this

For Pesto

Spring Onion - 1.5 cup
Coriander leaves - 1/2 cup
Basil leaves - 1/4 cup
Green chillies - 2
Pepper powder - 1/2 teaspoon (adjust to your spice level)
Parmesan cheese - 1/2 cup
Olive oil - 1/4 cup
Salt to taste
Garlic - 5 pods
Almond / Walnut - 7-10

For Pasta

Pasta - 500g (of your choice)
Salt as required
Oil - 3 teaspoon (I have used Olive Oil)
Buttermilk - 1/2 cup

Grind all the ingredients under for pesto
Cook the Pasta according to package instruction
Heat the oil.add pesto and fry for another 3-5 mins. Reduce the flame completely. Add buttermilk
Add cooked pasta and mix it well. cook it for another 3-5 mins
Serve hot

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  1. such a cool color.i`l finish a hot plate...

  2. Could u please explain what is the use of butter milk here,can we not use milk as a substitute


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