20-Minute Brown Butter Chunky Basil Pesto Pasta

Tieghan Gerard


This perfectly simple 20-minute pasta recipe with brown butter and chunky pesto, is the perfect way to start off the week. Not only is it Meatless Monday friendly, it’s kid friendly as well. What kid doesn’t like buttered noodles? Parents will love the depth that the brown butter gives the dish, as well as simplicity of the preparation. By keeping the pesto chunky, you won’t have to break out the hard-to-clean food processor.

Tieghan says, ” Quick and easy makes things so much better.”

I hear that girlfriend.

She also says, “Simple flavors are best and a little (ok a lot) of cheese is helpful too.”

We’re clearly dealing with a wise woman here.

The next time you’re stumped on what to make for dinner, give this 20 minute pasta with brown butter and chunky pesto a try. It will add a little extra oomph to your kids favorite buttered noodles, and turn it into a dish the whole family will love.



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My name is Tieghan and I write the food blog Half Baked Harvest. I love cooking, food photography and sharing my recipes with all my readers. Oh and I obviously love food! I spend my days in the kitchen testing out new recipes and then photographing them so I can share each recipe with you all. I love getting creative in the kitchen and coming up with new recipes to share. Hope you love everything you see!!