• 135 g tub Mediterranean Basil Pesto Chunky Dip
  • 350 g dried spaghetti or penne

1. Cook pasta in a large quantity of boiling, lightly salted water following the packet instructions. Drain.

2. While hot stir through the Mediterranean Basil Pesto Chunky Dip to coat the pasta well. Serve immediately.

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Edith's Rating
Karen's Review | Rating

Such a quick & easy meal. Everyone loves it

Brenda's Review | Rating

Fabulously easy recipe that all the family loved - quick to make and tastes so good. It is my go to recipe for unexpected guests.

Lynne's Review | Rating

I just love this and we eat it often. There is never a grumble from the younger members of the family but instead all I hear from them is..... MORE Please Mum

Lana's Review | Rating

So easy to make & a new famly favourite in our household.

wyn's Review | Rating

Fanatastic recipe I added left over cooked chicken into this, yummy

marie's Review | Rating

For a simple meal this beats them all but to make it special for guests I added some chopped cooked bacon and steamed asparagus with a sprinkling of garlic pepper.soooo nice

Victoria's Review | Rating

Fantastic pasta recipe. I would recommend it.

Sue's Review | Rating

Very easy & kids love it! Add some ham, bacon or chicken & top with pine nuts for some protein

Jennifer's Review | Rating

Absolutely love it! Super super simple, quick, tasty and delicious. I also added some left over roast chicken, and it was to die for!

Cristy's Review | Rating

Very economical, healthy food. Great for a big family at a very reasonable cost. Yummy for the tummy :-)! And most of all I love❤️ Pasta!! Very recommendable and so easy to cook!!Soooo ❤️❤️❤️❤️ it!!

Suzanne's Review | Rating

This is a quick and simple side dish and can easily be turned into a meal by adding shredded chicken and some veggies fresh or frozen. Splurge and add mozzarella or parmesan cheese with a quick sizzle under the grill for an extra texture and taste.

Carolyn's Review | Rating

Great simple meal I ripped mine with parmesan cheese and added some ricotta and lemon juice to the pasta as well to make an amazing creamy sauce.

Henrietta's Review | Rating

Easy peasy and yummy. You can also add some bacon, poached eggs, mushrooms, etc...yumm!

Marie's Review | Rating

The flavors in the Mediterranean dip were delicious, with Parmesan and cashew notes that really blended well. However, overall the dish was a bit on the bland side and needed something else - ham, cooked roast chicken or smoked chicken , chorizo, asparagus, broccoli and cauliflower, etc. Presentation was also a bit bland and would benefit from the addition of some of the above to add a bit of color. Also possibly a bit of fresh chopped basil on top. However as a meal base it is excellent and I will make it again and add other ingredients. A handy recipe for busy nights and good for using up leftovers (chicken etc). Very pleased I tried it.

Karen's Review | Rating

Great for a quick meal... add a dash of parmesan on top!

Doreen's Review | Rating

So simple and tasty.

Kelvin's Review | Rating

Midweek delight - quick simple and tasty

Dennis's Review | Rating

Had some Basil Dip left ,so decided to use it up for lunch .Prepared the pasta as per recipe,but mixed through some sauteed bacon and onion . again well received. will definetly be trying the other dip flavours ,for the summer season

Joanne's Review | Rating

So quick and easy, really tasty!!! Yummo

Ana's Review | Rating

I tried the basil pesto with spagetti pasta for a lunch dish which was cooked the night before. It was delicious and the flavours had permeated into the pasta. So I tried it with the penne and it was just as tasty. Will try it another night with the kids.Great stuff!!

MARIANNE's Review | Rating

OMG - This could not be easier!!! Not only that, it tastes amazing!! - I added as a side thought sliced tomatoes/freshly torn mozzarella/basil leaves drizzled with olive oil. Also zucchini sliced and grilled on a hot plate - Yum!

Paul's Review | Rating

A quick and easy meal to make, can also add stuff like cheese sauce and bacon to it for a bit of variety.

Vicki's Review | Rating

Ultra-quick to make, and easy to add extra ingredients e.g. broad beans, leftover chicken, cheese, tomatoes or fresh herbs.

Caroline's Review | Rating

Quick easy and scrummy

Glenys's Review | Rating

Easy to make..lovely and chunky and the taste of the Basil Pesto blended thru easily . The Cashews n Parmesan was not strong but very tasty and definitely chunky..so easy to be tempted to eat a spoonful after 1-2!! Wld definitely make this dish again. Great for unexpected visitors. Tku for the opportunity to try and defi itely on the menu again

Sarah's Review | Rating

Very easy recipe. Although I have added chicken and some aspargus to it in the past to bulk it up a bit

Jackie's Review | Rating

This recipe was super simple and very delicious. It made enough for leftovers the next day as well. I would definitely make this again.

Linda's Review | Rating

The most easiest tastiest meal you could make!

Debbie's Review | Rating

A very simple but tasty meal! I added extra cheese and freshly ground black pepper, with a drizzle of olive oil! Yum! - It is a versatile dish and can easily be adapted and bulked up by adding mediterranean style vegetables &/or chicken/bacon etc.