Pasta Primavera Recipe

Ingredients

8 ounces uncooked linguine
1 medium carrot, thinly sliced
1/2 cup chopped onion
1/2 cup julienned sweet red pepper
1/2 cup julienned yellow bell pepper
1 medium zucchini, thinly sliced
1 medium yellow squash, thinly sliced
1 cup broccoli florets
1 pound thin fresh asparagus, cut into 3-inch pieces
8 ounces fresh mushrooms, sliced
1/3 cup all-purpose flour
2 cups cold water
2 teaspoons chicken bouillon granules
1/2 cup white wine or chicken broth
1/4 teaspoon salt
1/4 cup minced fresh basil
6 tablespoons grated Parmesan cheese

Directions

Cook pasta according to package directions. Meanwhile, in a nonstick skillet coated with nonstick cooking spray, combine the carrot, onion, peppers, zucchini, summer squash and broccoli. Cover and cook over medium-low heat for 10 minutes. Add asparagus and mushrooms; cook 5 minutes longer.

In a saucepan, combine flour and water until smooth. Add the bouillon. Bring to a boil; cook and stir for 2 minutes or until slightly thickened. Add wine or broth and salt; stir well. Pour over vegetables. Drain pasta and add to vegetable mixture. Add basil; toss to coat. Sprinkle with Parmesan cheese.