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* 1 cup Chicken Broth
* 1/2 teaspoon dried basil leaves, crushed
* 1/8 teaspoon ground black pepper
* 3 cloves garlic, minced
* 3/4 tsp crushed red pepper flakes
* 3 cups broccoli flowerettes
* 4 1/2 cups hot cooked Penne pasta (medium tube-shaped pasta), cooked without salt
* 1 tablespoon lemon juice
* 2 tablespoons grated Parmesan cheese
This particular recipe is simple to prepare and has lots of flavor.
In a large hot skillet combine broth, basil, pepper, garlic and broccoli. Heat to a boil. Cover and cook over low heat for 3 minutes or until broccoli is tender-crisp.
Add cooked pasta and lemon juice. Toss to coat. Serve sprinkled with Parmesan cheese.
GroceryBudget101.com Budget Breakdown
Broccoli- $1. for a 1 lb bag
Penne Pasta $1.00 box regular price
chicken broth .25 (homemade or from bouillon)
Remaining Ingredients .25
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