MedPasta-7001

Tour the Greek Isles without ever leaving your kitchen! This pasta dish is covered in feta, olives, spinach and the best oils for a perfect representation of the Mediterranean classics. Serve this as a side or as the main course, and feel free to add some extra protein with grilled chicken or shrimp!

Skinny Mediterranean Pasta

Prep time: 5-10 minutes

Cook time: 10-15 minutes

Yield: 4 servings

Serving size: 1/4 of dish

Ingredients

  • 8 oz whole grain penne pasta
  • 2 — 14 oz cans diced tomatoes with Italian seasoning
  • 1 onion, finely chopped
  • 3 cup fresh spinach
  • 4 oz reduced-fat tomato and herb feta cheese crumbles
  • 1 Tbsp olive oil
  • 5-6 cloves garlic, minced
  • ½ tsp salt
  • ½ tsp black pepper

Instructions

  1. Boil a large pot of salted water and add pasta. Cook according to package directions.
  2. Heat a little olive oil in a skillet over medium heat.
  3. Add onions and garlic and cook until tender.
  4. Add spinach and cook until wilted.
  5. Add tomatoes.
  6. Once tomatoes are heated through add drained pasta, salt,pepper and 2 oz crumbled feta.
  7. Serve topped with remaining feta.

Nutrition Information

Per Serving (1/4 of dish):

Calories: 336

Fat: 8g

Carbohydrates: 59g

Fiber: 7g

Net Carbs: 52g

Protein: 16g

Sugars: 11g

Sodium: 478mg

Vitamin A: 19%

Vitamin C: 47%

Iron: 13%

Calcium: 7%

WWP+: 9 points

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