Basil Pesto Pasta with Tuna

Basil Pesto Pasta with Tuna
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    Recipe Yield: 4

5 minutes


  • 2 (2.6 oz.) Pouches - StarKist E.V.O.O. ® Yellowfin Tuna in Extra Virgin Olive Oil
  • 12 pound spinach linguini
  • 2 tsp. olive oil
  • 1 tsp. garlic
  • 12 cup chopped onion
  • 1 cup sliced button mushrooms
  • 5 canned artichoke hearts, drained and quartered
  • 12 cherry tomatoes, halved
  • 3 Tbsp. prepared basil pesto


  • Boil linguini until just tender.
  • Meanwhile, heat olive oil in large skillet over medium heat. Add garlic and onion and sauté for 3 – 4 minutes. Add mushrooms and continue sautéing until vegetables are soft.
  • Add artichoke hearts, cherry tomatoes and tuna and toss. Stir in basil pesto to coat.
  • Drain pasta and place back in sauce pan. Mix in vegetable and tuna mixture. Serve with grated parmesan cheese on the side.

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