Fettuccine with Zucchini and Pecans

October 27, 2012 by 8 Comments

This is another quick-to-fix pasta dish I recently tried and loved!

Fettuccine with Zucchini and Pecans ~ pure comfort

Ingredients at a glance….

This makes 6-8 servings,  so please come on over and be my guest.


3/4   cup coarsely chopped pecans

1  (12-oz) package fettuccine

2  Tbsp butter

2  Tbsp olive oil

1   lb. small zucchini, shredded

2  garlic cloves, minced

1  cup freshly grated Asiago cheese

1/4  cup thinly sliced fresh basil


Heat pecans in a small nonstick skillet over medium-low heat, stirring often, 6 to 8 minutes or until toasted and fragrant.

Prepare fettuccine according to package directions.

Meanwhile, melt butter with olive oil in a large nonstick skillet over medium-high heat; add zucchini and garlic, and sauté 3 to 4  minutes or until zucchini is tender.  Toss with hot cooked fettuccine, pecans, Asiago cheese, and basil.  Season with salt and freshly ground pepper to taste.  Serve immediately.


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8 Responses to “Fettuccine with Zucchini and Pecans”
  1. Sarah says:

    Wow! Gorgeous stuff! I am your newest follower and was hoping that you would hop on over to my blog and return the favor!!


    Thank you!

  2. Susan says:

    Looks yummy! I have thse same dishes…love them…more vanilla!

  3. Melanie says:

    I love easy, quick pasta dishes, especially vegetarian ones. And this looks delicious – thank you! Can’t wait to try it.

  4. Deb W says:

    Loved it!

  5. This looks great! We love pasta, especially meatless versions.

  6. This was delicious! Thanks so much for bringing it to FW to share 😉
    Love ya!

  7. Oh this looks soooo good. I will make this for sure. Thanks for the recipe. Thanks also for joining TTT. Hugs, Marty

  8. Miz Helen says:

    Hi Moni,
    I just love your combination of flavor for this pasta dish, it looks delicious. Have a great weekend and thank you so much for sharing with Full Plate Thursday.
    Come Back Soon!
    Miz Helen

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