Pappardelle Pasta with Okra
Okra is lightly cooked then tossed with pappardelle pasta and cheese.
6 ounce dried pappardelle noodles
2 tablespoon olive oil
3/4 pound fresh okra
1/4 cup chopped fresh chervil or basil leaves
1/4 cup lower-sodium chicken broth
1/2 teaspoon kosher salt
1/2 cup grated Romano or Parmesan cheese
- Cook pasta according to package directions. Drain.
- Heat oil in a large skillet over medium-high heat. Saute okra 3 to 4 minutes or until pods are bright green. Add pasta, chervil, broth and salt to skillet; tossing gently, cook 1 to 2 minutes until heated through. Serve, topped with cheese.