Pasta Primavera 

 A flavorful spring recipe for you and your family to savor.  Use your favorite spring vegetables from your garden or local farmer’s market. Kohlrabi, sugar snap peas, carrots and asparagus are all delicious options. 

A plate of pasta with spring vegetables.
This material is funded, in part, by Nevada’s Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP). USDA is an equal opportunity employer.
Extension's Healthy Aging Program 2021, Pasta Primavera, Extension, University of Nevada, Reno, Newsletter - Healthy LIVING while aging! (2021-04)

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