Tasty florets of steamed cauliflower are combined with sauteed onion and garlic and a handful of parsley, then tossed with hot spaghetti and topped with grated Parmesan for a quick, satisfying meal.
INGREDIENTS (for 5 servings):
- 1 head cauliflower, broken into small florets
- 1/2 cup olive oil
- 1 onion, chopped
- 2 cloves garlic, minced
- 1 teaspoon chopped fresh parsley
- 1/4 teaspoon garlic powder
- salt to taste
- ground black pepper to taste
- 2 tablespoons grated Parmesan cheese
- 1 pound spaghetti
Cook pasta in a large pot of boiling salted water until al dente.
Meanwhile, steam frozen cauliflower until tender. Alternatively, break cauliflower into flowerets, and steam until tender.
Heat olive oil in a large skillet. Add onion and saute until golden. Add garlic, and saute until golden brown. Stir in cauliflower and seasonings.
Drain pasta, and transfer to a large serving bowl. Toss with onion and cauliflower mixture, and top with cheese.