Home / Recipes / Creamy Spinach Pasta

Photo of Creamy Spinach Pasta by Dhara Shah at BetterButter

Creamy Spinach Pasta

Dhara Shah
5 minutes
Prep Time
10 minutes
Cook Time
2 People
Read Instructions Save For Later

ABOUT Creamy Spinach Pasta RECIPE

Penne pasta in creamy white sauce! Kids would love it! (Jain/No onion, No garlic)

Recipe Tags

  • Veg
  • Medium
  • Kids Recipes
  • Italian
  • Baking
  • Boiling
  • Sauteeing
  • Main Dish

Ingredients Serving: 2

  1. 2 cups penne pasta
  2. 1 1/2 cup water
  3. 1 tsp salt
  4. 1 tsp oil
  5. For the White sauce:
  6. 1 tbsp all propose flour
  7. 4 cups of milk
  8. 3 tbsp processed cheese
  9. 2 tsp oregano
  10. 1 tsp chilli flakes
  11. Salt to taste
  12. 1 tsp black pepper
  13. 2 tbsp chopped spinach
  14. For Garnishing:
  15. 1/2 cup black olives
  16. 1/2 cup jalapenos rings
  17. 4 tsp mozzarella cheese


  1. Boil the water, add pasta, salt and oil into it. Allow it to boil for 15 minutes. Strain it under running water.
  2. For the White Sauce:
  3. In a nonstick pan, add olive oil and all purpose flour. Once it gets light brown, add lukewarm milk into it and stir continually to avoid any lumps.
  4. Aadd salt, pepper, oregano, chilli flakes, spinach and cover it with a lid and let it cook for 3 minutes.
  5. Add processed cheese and cook for 2 minutes. Add pasta as well and mix it well, cook for another 5 minutes.
  6. On top of it garnish it with olives, jalapenos and mozzarella cheese and place it in a preheated oven for 5 minutes at 180 degree centigrade.
  7. Serve hot.

Reviews (2)  

How would you rate this recipe? Please add a star rating before submitting your review.

Submit Review
Ambreen Faridi
Ambreen Faridi   Jul-27-2016

Im sure my kids will like it too!

Dhara Shah
Dhara Shah   Jul-24-2016

Similar Recipes

A password link has been sent to your mail. Please check your mail.