Penne with chard and ricotta cheese
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Penne with chard and ricotta cheese, main dish with vegetable seasoning alternative to the usual spinach and ricotta cheese
Ricetta: First Course
Cucina: Italian
  • 1 small bunch of chard
  • 80 g of ricotta cheese (soft white Italian cheese)
  • 220 g of pasta type penne
  • extra virgin olive oil q.b.
  • 1 onion
  • 1 clove of garlic
  • grated cheese
  1. Wash and chop the bunch of chard.
  2. Soak them for 20 minutes in salted water
  3. Drain.
  4. Sauté in a pan with a little oil, garlic and onion and put vegetables to taste.
  5. Finish cooking for about 15 minutes and season with salt
  6. When cooked, blend everything
  7. Cook the pasta in salted water
  8. Meanwhile, combine the ricotta cheese pureed vegetables and mix well with a little oil.
  9. Drain the pasta and serve with the sauce obtained.
  10. Sprinkle with grated cheese
Recipe by donna e casa ricette at