Creamy Pesto Cavatappi - Kraft Recipes Top

Creamy Pesto Cavatappi

Prep Time
Total Time

4 servings, 1-1/3 cups each

An easy creamy pesto sauce cuts the prep for this cavatappi pasta dish to a mere 15 minutes. Top with Parmesan and enjoy at your newfound leisure.

Read MoreRead Less

What You Need

Showing deals in -1, -1 -1
Show Deals
Change Zip
Select All
Add To Shopping List

Make It

Tap or click steps to mark as complete

  • Cook mushrooms in large nonstick skillet sprayed with cooking spray on medium heat 7 to 8 min. or until tender.
  • Add cream cheese spread and pesto; cook and stir 2 min.
  • Stir in pasta and tomatoes; top with Parmesan.

Special Equipment Needed

Serving Suggestion

Serve with a mixed green salad and your favorite fresh fruit to round out the meal.


Substitute oil-packed sun-dried tomato strips for the tomatoes.

Prefer a Thinner Consistency?

Add broth or milk, 1 Tbsp. at a time up to 4 Tbsp., until desired thickness is achieved.


  • 4 servings, 1-1/3 cups each

Nutritional Information

Serving Size 4 servings, 1-1/3 cups each
Calories 400
Total fat 21g
Saturated fat 10g
Cholesterol 40mg
Sodium 470mg
Carbohydrate 40g
Dietary fiber 3g
Sugars 4g
Protein 13g
% Daily Value
Vitamin A 20 %DV
Vitamin C 8 %DV
Calcium 10 %DV
Iron 10 %DV

* Nutrition information is estimated based on the ingredients and cooking instructions as described in each recipe and is intended to be used for informational purposes only. Please note that nutrition details may vary based on methods of preparation, origin and freshness of ingredients used.

Ratings & Reviews