Are you looking for something new to add to your menu? Refreshing pasta dishes are a great way to change things up. It’s also affordable and pairs perfectly with lots of seasonal produce.
Perfect for Warm Weather
As the weather warms up, guests are looking for a different kind of comfort food—light, fresh, and delicious all the same. Pasta is perfect for that. Pasta dishes can be served hot or cold with a plethora of toppings.
Shrimp with Fresh Pesto Pasta
Making pasta in-house isn’t hard. Adding pesto to your pasta is a perfect refreshing option. This flavorful sauce is perfectly paired with shrimp. The rich herb-filled, easy-to-make sauce is an ideal addition to your summer menu.
Linguine & Clams
This popular dish is a great way to highlight local seafood. The light sauce on this pasta dish is the perfect blend of garlic, lemon juice, and parsley. Angel Hair pasta works best for this dish, but don’t let that limit your creativity.
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Roasted Vegetables with Penne
A light dish dressed with olive oil and fresh herbs is a great way to highlight local fresh produce. Roast vegetable and toss with pasta. Simple and delicious.
No matter what refreshing pasta dish you decide to add to your menu, be sure to use the freshest ingredients. Cotati Food Service has everything you need for these summer delights.