Veggie Creamy Pea, Mushroom and Brie Pasta

Creamy Pea, Mushrooms and Brie Pasta Recipe

25 Minutes
Serves: 2

This quick cook pasta dish is ideal for a fast veggie dinner, Fusilli pasta twists mixed with crispy fried mushrooms and fresh peas. This delicious pasta combination is lightly coated in a brie cheese and cream sauce flavoured with black pepper and basil.  Serve the pasta with crispy garlic bread and for extra decadence add some parmesan shavings . 

Recipe Ingreds

Pasta

  • black pepper (to taste)
  • 75 grams brie cheese
  • 75 ml double cream
  • 3 sprig fresh basil
  • 200 grams fusilli pasta
  • 200 grams mushrooms
  • 1 tsp olive oil
  • 100 grams frozen peas
  • salt (to taste)

Bread

  • 1 garlic bread

Recipe with pictures Steps

Step 1

  • half fill a medium pan with water and boil
  • add a spot of olive oil and a pinch of salt to the boiling water
  • add the pasta to the boiling water and cook until tender but with a slight bite

Step 2

  • set the oven to 200C 400F or gas mark 6
  • put the garlic bread on the baking tray and place in the oven follow cooking instructions on packaging

Step 3

  • while the pasta is cooking
  • heat the olive oil in the frying pan
  • wash and slice the mushrooms
  • add the mushrooms to the frying pan
  • fry till golden brown

Step 4

  • Add the cream to the frying pan
  • cut the brie into cubes
  • add to the frying pan
  • cook till the cheese melts
  • taste and season with salt and pepper if necessary

Step 5

  • add the peas to the pasta
  • cook for 2 minutes
  • reserve a few tbsps of cooking liquid from the pasta
  • drain the pasta
  • return the pasta to the pan

Step 6

  • add the pasta sauce to the pasta
  • add the reserved pasta liquid
  • taste and season with salt and pepper if necessary

Step 7

  • divide the pasta between the serving plates
  • wash and tear the basil leaves
  • sprinkle the basil over the pasta

Step 8

  • remove garlic bread from the oven
  • serve the pasta with garlic bread

Recipe Utensils

  • 1 baking tray
  • 1 chopping board
  • 1 large knife
  • 1 medium pan
  • 1 non stick frying pan
  • 1 sieve

How to cook creamy pea, mushroom and brie pasta 

Cook the pasta till just al dente, slice the mushrooms and fry till lightly caramelised add the cream to the mushrooms and the squares of brie, cook till the cheese melts add the peas and pasta and sprinkle with basil. 

What makes our mushroom and cheese pasta dish the best

This pasta dish is quick to cook and tastes amazing, the mushroom and brie cheese work beautifully together and the addition of peas and basil cut through the creaminess of this perfect pasta dish

Make veggie mushroom and brie pasta for dinner tonight

This is the ideal quick and easy pasta dish for those cold autumn and winter nights, serve it with crusty garlic bread or if you feeling healthy with a green salad with tomatoes. This creamy pasta dish is perfect for a busy work night dinner or quick evening meal

Mushroom pasta recipe ideas

Mushroom Pasta Bake

Chestnut Mushroom Cannelloni with Cheese Sauce

Crispy Chilli Mushrooms with egg noodles




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