Spring Orecchiette with Lamb, Mint, and English Peas

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Rated 5.0 based on 6 customer reviews
Spring Orecchiette with Lamb, Mint, and English Peas
Spring Orecchiette with Lamb, Mint, and English Peas

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Nutrition Facts

Per Serving: 885 calories; 52g fat; 59.3g carbohydrates; 44g protein; 151mg cholesterol; 946mg sodium.

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Nutrition Facts

Serving Per Container 2

Amount Per Serving
Calories 885 Calories from Fat 471
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 52g 80%
Saturated Fat 21g 103%
Trans Fat 0.6g
Polyunsaturated Fat 4.2g
Monounsaturated Fat 23.4g
Cholesterol 151mg 50%
Sodium 946mg 39%
Total Carbohydrate 59.3g 20%
Dietary Fiber 8g 32%
Sugars 7.6g
Protein 44g
Vitamin A 30% Vitamin C 48%
Calcium 15% Iron 32%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs:

Calories: 2,000 2,500
Total Fat Less than 65g 80g
Saturated Fat Less than 20g 25g
Cholesterol Less than 300mg 300 mg
Sodium Less than 2,400mg 2,400mg
Total Carbohydrate 300g 375g
Dietary Fiber 25g 30g

Calories per gram:

Fat 9 • Carbohydrate 4 • Protein 4

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Jessica Scott says:

Super delicious pasta! It reminded me of a dish that my parents used to make when I was a kid. I love orecchiette pasta, but it can sometimes be hard to find. Rigatoni or another similar pasta makes a great substitute.

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Greg Jones says:

I really enjoy eating lamb, so trying it in this pasta was really exciting for me. Orecchiette is a nice, hearty pasta, so it paired nicely with the meat and veggies.

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Elissa Helfers says:

My husband grew up in Australia and he is a lamb fanatic so I try to find new recipes to use with lamb. He absolutely loves this dish and so do I!

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DC Cote says:

I made this with ground beef and shells because I couldn't find orecchiette. The peas are perfect for spring, it was really good. Next time I might try it with chopped asparagus too.

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Jordan Clark says:

I used mint from my own garden for the first time this spring and it was so fresh and fragrant. If you're entertaining at all this summer, make this pasta! Your guests will love it.

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Rachel Douglas says:

I used ground turkey instead of lamb. The orecchiette is my favorite, they're fantastic. I usually only ever use this type of pasta when I have a heavy thick sauce, but they work for this recipe too.