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Easy Peasy Vegetarian Recipes: Garlic Noodles

Looking for a new and tasty vegetarian dish to serve your family at dinner? Why not try this easy-to-make garlic noodles using linguine pasta. Serve this dish with garlic bread, fresh veggies, and a fresh salad. White wine for the adults is also a great paring with this zesty dish.

Photo taken by smiteme via Flickr

Photo taken by smiteme via Flickr

Serves 4

What you will need:
Grated zest from 2 large lemons (about 2 teaspoons)
Grated zest from 1 orange (about 2 teaspoons)
4 cloves garlic, minced
1/3 cup(s) chopped flat-leaf parsley
1 1/2 teaspoon(s) lemon juice
3/4 teaspoon(s) salt
1/4 teaspoon(s) fresh-ground black pepper
1/2 cup(s) olive oil
1 pound(s) linguine

Directions:
In a small glass or stainless-steel bowl, mix together the grated lemon and orange zests, the garlic, parsley, lemon juice, salt, pepper and olive oil. In a large pot of boiling, salted water, cook the linguine until just done, about 12 minutes. Drain and toss with the sauce and serve.

For more meal ideas, and veggie tips, check out my book, “The Beginners Guide to Becoming a Vegetarian,” on Amazon.

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