If you filled up on too many nachos and margaritas last night, opt for a dinner, like this simple pasta dish, that is light and flavorful. Spring's most beloved vegetable is the star ingredient in this uncomplicated meal.
The pasta and spears are tossed with a quick sauce made of broth, goat cheese, and lemon zest. The final dish is rich, but not heavy. Dislike asparagus? Substitute broccoli or green beans. To look at the scrumptious recipe, read more. From Real Simple Ingredients 1 pound asparagus Directions Serves 4.
Asparagus-Goat Cheese Pasta
1/2 pound thin spaghetti
1 tablespoon unsalted butter
2 tablespoons all-purpose flour
1 14 1/2-ounce can chicken or vegetable broth
4 ounces goat cheese
1 teaspoon grated lemon peel
1/2 cup grated Parmesan cheese
From Real Simple
1 pound asparagus