Skillet Harvest Vegetarian Pasta Recipe

Easy Vegetarian Pasta Recipes to Make in a Skillet

Angie's, Harvest Vegetarian Pasta Recipe, is a delicious vegetarian dish you cook in a skillet. Her family didn't even notice it was missing meat. Enjoy!

Easy Vegetarian Pasta Recipes to Make in a Skillet
            Vegetarian Skillet Pasta Recipe.

Harvest Vegetarian Pasta Recipe

1 lg onion
8oz white mushrooms
1/2 tbsp olive oil

1 15oz solid pack pumpkin
4C low sodium vegetable broth
3/4 C dry white wine such as a Chardonnay (or just sub it for additional vegetable broth)
1/2 C water
5 garlic cloves, pressed
3 tbsp Moroccan Rub
1/4 tsp salt
1 14.5oz pkg of multigrain penne pasta
1/4 C. shelled pistachios
1/2 C. heavy whipping cream
1oz Parmesan cheese
coarsely ground black pepper and chopped fresh parsley (optional)

Thinly slice onion using Simple Slicer on #2 setting, cut onion slices in half.  Slice mushrooms using Egg Slicer Plus. Heat oil in 12in skillet over medium high heat 1-3 min or until shimmering.  Add onion and mushrooms.  Cook and stir 2-3 min or until onion is translucent.  Meanwhile, combine pumpkin, broth, wine and water in bowl; whisk well.

Add garlic pressed, rub and salt to skillet; cook 10-20 sec. or until fragrant.  Stir in pumpkin mixture.  Bring to a simmer; stir in pasta.  Reduce heat to medium; cover and cook 9-11 min or until pasta is tender, stirring occasionally.

Meanwhile, coarsely chop pistachios using Food Chopper. Turn off burner; stir in cream.  Grate cheese over pasta; sprinkle with pistachios.  Garnish with black pepper and parsley if desired.

Recommended Reading:

Fresh and Fast Vegetarian: Recipes That Make a Meal

Vegetarian Lasagna Recipe


Lora is a homeschooling mom, writer, creator of Kids Creative Chaos, and Director of the Play Connection.


  1. This sounds delcious! I'm always looking for good vegetarian recipes. Thanks!

    1. Great! Keep watching this as I will be doing more vegetarian recipes while I gradually(ie: sneakily) switch my family to more of a vegetarian diet and more healthier diet as my husband tries to lose weight. :)


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