Pasta with Beet Greens, Blue Cheese, and Hazelnuts

Pasta with Beet Greens, Blue Cheese, and Hazelnuts
Pasta with Beet Greens, Blue Cheese, and Hazelnuts
  • prep: 15 min
  • cook: 0 hr
  • total: 15 min
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  • Summary

    Hazelnuts add crunch to this creamy pasta. Toasted almonds or walnuts work, too. Don't throw out those beet greens! They're great with the robust flavors in this dish.

    Ingredients

    • Coarse salt and ground pepper
    • 3/4 pound linguine
    • 1 tablespoon extra-virgin olive oil, plus more for drizzling
    • 1 garlic clove, minced
    • Greens from 2 bunches beets (about 1/2 pound), rinsed, tough stems removed, and coarsely chopped
    • 1/3 cup toasted hazelnuts, chopped
    • 2 ounces blue cheese, such as Gorgonzola, crumbled

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 4
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 484 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 15 g 23.15%
    • Saturated Fat: 4 g 17.84%
    • Trans Fat: 0 g %
    • Cholesterol: 11 mg 3.54%
    • Sodium: 207 mg 8.61%
    • Calcium: 95 mg 9.47%
    • Potassium: 285 mg 8.15%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 4 mg 20.13%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 70 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 6 g 22.01%
    • Sugar: 7 g
    • Protein: 16 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 1 g
    • Vitamin A 2.46%
    • Vitamin C 5.63%
    • Vitamin D 0.74%
    • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
    Diabetes Exchanges
    • Exchange - Fat2
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs0
    • Exchange - Starch4
    • Exchange - Vegetables1
    • Exchange - Lean Meat1
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total3 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total1 oz-eq

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