zucchini and pumpkin carbonara

Nothing beats coming home and putting together a warm, tasty and hearty meal like carbonara, no matter what time of the year it is!
pumpkin Cabonara
budget friendly, freezer friendly, vegetarian

Nothing beats coming home and putting together a warm, tasty and hearty meal like carbonara, no matter what time of the year it is! This carbonara is full of flavoursome ingredients and will hopefully be a recipe you and your family will love.

?Serves: 5
Prep: 10 mins Cook: 30 mins

Ingredients

  • 1 packet pasta of your choice (500g)
  • 2 garlic cloves crushed
  • 1 tablespoon olive oil
  • 1 small onion finely chopped
  • 1 stick¬† celery chopped
  • 1 cup chopped pumpkin
  • 1 zucchini chopped
  • 1 cup baby spinach
  • 3 rashes natural bacon
  • 300 ml light n creamy cooking cream
  • 1/2 cup parmesan cheese

Directions

  1. Bring a large pot of water to the boil
  2. Boil the pasta for approximately  8-10 mins or to your liking
  3. Set aside the pasta
  4. Heat oil in a large pan over a medium heat
  5. Add onion, garlic, celery, pumpkin, zucchini, spinach and bacon, cook until soft
  6. Add cream, cheese, spinach and stir
  7. Add the cooked pasta and stir
  8. Transfer the pasta to a bowl and scoop carbonara sauce on top

Enjoy

Notes

You can add almost any veggie you like to this pasta such as carrots, grated eggplant or leeks.

Other recipes you might like

bliss ball xmas puddings

bliss ball xmas puddings

Here are the festive puddin’ truffles! They look fabulous, not too sweet, full of fibre and Christmas spices.

teriyaki beef

teriyaki beef

Quick, simple, delicious dinner with items you probably have in the cupboard! Make it with chicken, salmon, beef or tofu. And use up any veggies in the fridge.

sandwich sushi

sandwich sushi

Are you a lover of sushi? If you are then why not make this sandwich sushi. This is great for school lunchboxes and adds a little variety into the day! I promise these are easy and we have step by step instructions to show you below.

gozleme

gozleme

A fun recipe for the family to enjoy. Mix up your gozleme with your favourite ingredients and make a meal the whole family will enjoy!

sweet potato chips

sweet potato chips

Add some colour to your next roast with these sweet potato chips. Yum!

#RecipeInspo

Browse Foost's child-friendly and dietitian-approved recipes. Time-tested by real families across Australia.

Colourful Hamburgers

Quick Breakfast

Img 9913

Tasty Snacks

pulled jack fruit and soba noodle buddha bowl

Veggie Sides

Tuna Patties

Healthy Lunches

Shepards Pie

Easy Dinners

Sign up for the FREE
Calmer Mealtimes email course!

FREE Worldwide Delivery Over $49
This is default text for notification bar