Fettuccine with Zucchini Ribbons

Fettuccine with Zucchini Ribbons

Fettuccine and fresh zucchini ribbons partner up for a wholesome and satisfying spring pasta.

Fettuccine with Zucchini Ribbons
 
Makes 4 to 6 servings
Ingredients
  • ⅓ cup packed fresh cilantro leaves
  • ⅓ cup packed fresh parsley leaves
  • ¼ cup roughly chopped sweet onion
  • ¼ cup olive oil
  • 2 tablespoons red wine vinegar
  • 3 cloves garlic
  • 2 teaspoons chopped fresh jalapeño
  • ¾ teaspoon salt
  • 2 medium or 3 small zucchini
  • ½ (16-ounce) package fettuccine
Instructions
  1. In the work bowl of a food processor, place first 8 ingredients. Pulse until smooth. Place herb mixture in a large, shallow serving bowl.
  2. Using a vegetable peeler, peel long strips from zucchini to make ribbons. Cut strips in half lengthwise. Add zucchini to serving bowl.
  3. Cook fettuccine according to package directions. Drain, and immediately add to zucchini and herb mixture in bowl, tossing to coat.

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