Chickpea Casarecce with Pumpkin, Broccoli and Sage

Chickpea Casarecce

Made with

Barilla Chickpea Casarecce


Ingredients 2 Number of Servings

160g Barilla Chickpea Casarecce
200g pumpkin, peeled and roughly chopped
70g leeks, finely sliced
90g broccoli, cut in to florets
80g Parmigiano Reggiano
30g butter
40g olives
20g fresh sage, chopped
30ml Extra Virgin Olive oil
Salt and sweet paprika


  • Peel the pumpkin, chop and boil in a small amount of water. Blend, and season to taste with salt, chopped sage and olive oil. The sauce should be nice and smooth. 
  • Grill the broccoli florets for three minutes in a hot pan with a drizzle of olive oil. Add the sliced leeks and cook for another minute.
  • Cook the Barilla Casarecce in boiling salted water for 9 minutes then drain and add to the pumpkin sauce. Add the broccoli, grilled leeks and olives and drizzle with olive oil. Season with sweet
    paprika and Parmigiano Reggiano and serve.
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