Portobello and Orecchiette Primavera
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Portobello and Orecchiette Primavera

Portobello and Orecchiette Primavera

with Asparagus, Bell Pepper, and Chives

It’s pasta night—or, in other words, the BEST night of the week! We’ve included all the traditional flavors you’d expect in addition to a pop of color from the blanched asparagus. With a 3:1 veggie to pasta ratio, you don’t have to feel an ounce of guilt when reaching for seconds.


Produced in a facility that processes eggs, milk, fish, peanuts, sesame, shellfish, soy, tree nuts, and wheat.

Total Time35 minutes
Prep Time


serving amount

8 ounce

Portobello Mushrooms

6 ounce


1 unit

Yellow Onion

2 clove


6 ounce

Orecchiette Pasta

(Contains Wheat)

¼ ounce


¼ cup

Parmesan Cheese

(Contains Milk)

4 tablespoon

Sour Cream

(Contains Milk)

1 unit

Red Bell Pepper

1 teaspoon

Chili Flakes

Not included in your delivery





2 teaspoon

Olive Oil


Nutrition Values

/ per serving
Calories555 kcal
Energy (kJ)2322 kJ
Fat16 g
Saturated Fat7 g
Carbohydrate82 g
Sugar14 g
Dietary Fiber8 g
Protein23 g
Cholesterol33 mg
Sodium202 mg
Due to the different suppliers we purchase our products from, nutritional facts per meal can vary from the website to what is received in the delivered box, depending on your region.


Large Pot
Large Bowl
Slotted Spoon


Chop the Chives

Prep: Wash and dry all produce. Bring a large pot of salted water to a boil. Meanwhile, halve, peel, and dice the onion. Mince the garlic. Finely chop the chives. Thinly slice the mushroom caps. Trim and discard the bottom inch from the asparagus, then cut into 1-inch pieces. Core, seed, and cut the bell pepper into 1-inch cubes.

Cook the asparagus

Cook the asparagus and pasta: Fill a large bowl with ice water and set aside. Add asparagus to the boiling water for 2-3 minutes, until bright green and crisp-tender. Remove with a slotted spoon and place in the ice bath. Add the orecchiette to the boiling water. Cook 9-11 minutes, until al dente. Drain, reserving ½ cup pasta water.


Cook the mushrooms: Heat a drizzle of olive oil in a large pan over medium heat. Add the mushrooms. Cook, tossing, for 4-5 minutes, until golden brown. Season with salt and pepper. Remove from the pan and set aside.

Cook the peppers and onions

Cook the peppers and onions: Heat a drizzle of olive oil in the same pan over medium heat. Add the onion and bell pepper. Cook, tossing, for 6-8 minutes, until slightly caramelized. Add the garlic and a pinch of chili flakes (to taste). Cook 30 seconds, until fragrant. Season with salt and pepper.

Toss the pasta

Toss: Add the pasta to the pan along with the mushrooms, asparagus, sour cream, Parmesan cheese, half the chives, and a splash of the reserved pasta water. Toss over medium heat for 1-2 minutes. Season with salt and pepper.


Finish: Serve the portobello and orecchiette primavera sprinkled with the remaining chives and enjoy!