Lemon & Thyme Roasted Vegetables With Pasta

Lemon & Thyme Roasted Vegetables With Pasta

To bring out the natural flavors of vegetables, roast them in your oven -- they're easy and so delicious!

25 min. prep time
4 servings
131 Rating


1 teaspoon chopped fresh thyme leaves*
2 teaspoons finely chopped fresh garlic
1/2 teaspoon salt
1 1/2 cups 1-inch pieces fresh asparagus**
1 1/2 cups lengthwise quartered baby carrots
1 1/2 cups thin strips red bell pepper
1 cup sliced 1/2-inch leeks
1 cup cubed 1/2-inch rutabaga
8 ounces uncooked dried spaghetti, linguine or angel hair pasta (capellini)
1/4 cup chopped fresh parsley
1 teaspoon freshly grated lemon zest
Freshly grated Parmesan cheese, if desired


Heat oven to 400°F. Combine 2 tablespoons Butter with Olive Oil & Sea Salt, thyme, garlic and salt in bowl.

Place vegetables in 13x9-inch baking pan. Spoon garlic mixture over vegetables; toss well to coat. Cover pan with aluminum foil.

Bake, stirring occasionally, 25 minutes. Uncover; continue baking 20-25 minutes, stirring once, or until vegetables are tender and just start to brown.

Cook spaghetti according to package directions. Drain.

Toss hot spaghetti with parsley, remaining Butter with Olive Oil & Sea Salt and lemon zest. Spoon roasted vegetables over pasta mixture. Sprinkle with Parmesan cheese.

*Substitute 1/4 teaspoon dried thyme leaves.

**Substitute 1 1/2 cups broccoli.

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Nutrition Facts (1 serving)

Calories: 380

Fat: 12g

Cholesterol: 15mg

Sodium: 420mg

Carbohydrates: 59g

Dietary Fiber: 6g

Protein: 11g

Recipe #8065B©1995Land O'Lakes, Inc.

Recipe Comments & Reviews

This recipe, is what I'm looking for a hostess party giver. I work for a retiree, who is a hostess, for Avon, Princess House & more. She plans a party & I do the cooking & shopping . For this Thur. luncheon, this is what I'm going to serve. If there's any leftover, I'm going too freeze them & serve too my family. Will write another review on how this turns out. Thanks !!!

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