Spaghetti with Pesto

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recipe by Kenwood https://kenwoodworld.com/

  • Time icon
    Total Time
    19mins
  • Serves icon
    Serves
    4
  • Calories icon
    Calories
    545
based on 14 ratings

A light option of lunch or dinner this dish can be served hot or cold.

recipe updated 15 Sep 2021

Ingredients

  • Olive oil icon
    Olive oil
    120 g (about ½ cup)
  • Pine nuts icon
    Pine nuts
    2 tablespoons (about 17 g)
  • Fresh basil icon
    Fresh basil
    100 g (about 500)
  • Garlic clove icon
    Garlic clove
    1 (about 6 g)
  • Salt icon
    Salt
    ½ teaspoon (about 3 g)
  • Parmesan cheese icon
    Parmesan cheese
    120 g (about ¾ cup)
  • Water icon
    Water
    1 L (about 4 ¼ cups)
  • Salt icon
    Salt
    1 pinch
  • Olive oil icon
    Olive oil
    1 tablespoon (about 15 ml)
  • Spaghetti icon
    Spaghetti
    250 g (about ¼ cup)

Tools

  • kCook icon kCook Multi
  • kCook icon Small bowl
  • kCook icon Kcook bowl
  • kCook icon Colander

Step preview

  1. Fit extra fine grating disc (1) to direct prep attachment
  2. Fit direct prep attachment to kCook Multi
  3. Fit max blade to kCook bowl
  4. Add olive oil, pine nuts, fresh basil, garlic clove and salt to the kCook bowl
  5. Fit kCook bowl to kCook Multi
  6. Turn direct prep attachment to position 1
  7. Grate parmesan cheese into the kCook bowl with direct prep attachment
  8. Turn direct prep attachment to position 2
  9. Attach lid to kCook bowl with filler cap fitted
  10. Blend with filler cap fitted - 2 min, speed 12
  11. Transfer content of kCook bowl to small bowl
  12. Clean kCook bowl
  13. Fit stir tool to kCook bowl
  14. Add water, salt and olive oil to the kCook bowl
  15. Fit kCook bowl to kCook Multi
  16. Attach lid to kCook bowl with filler cap fitted
  17. Heat with filler cap fitted - 2 min, 98°C, speed 1
  18. Then add spaghetti to the kCook bowl
  19. Cook with filler cap removed - 10 min, 98°C, speed 1
  20. Drain content of kCook bowl into colander
  21. Clean kCook bowl
  22. Fit stir tool to kCook bowl
  23. Fit kCook bowl to kCook Multi
  24. Return content of colander to kCook bowl
  25. Transfer content of small bowl to kCook bowl
  26. Attach lid to kCook bowl
  27. Stir with filler cap removed - 1 min, 96°C, speed 4
  28. Serve
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