Short ziti with almond, datterino tomato, basil, and Grana Padano pesto

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Short ziti with almond, datterino tomato, basil, and Grana Padano pesto

Details

. Difficulty: Easy . Serves: 4 people . Preparation time: 20 minutes
Lactose free Lactose free

Ingredients

320 g short ziti pasta
400 g datterino tomatoes
100 g Grana Padano
50 g peeled almonds
1 sprig of basil
4 tbsp Extra virgin olive oil
Salt

Preparation

In a blender, combine the almonds, grated Grana Padano, halved tomatoes, olive oil, a few basil leaves, a pinch of salt, and blitz until creamy.
Cook the pasta in plenty of salted water, drain when al dente, add the pesto and mix well.
Serve the pasta warm, garnished with fresh basil leaves with extra Grana Padano on the side.