Mint and Ham Fusilli
mint and ham fusilli

Mint and Ham Fusilli

Last Updated on 04/06/2021 by richard

This simple Italian mint and ham fusilli pasta makes a light and fresh lunch.

mint and ham fusilli

Mint and Ham Fusilli

A simple Italian style lunch
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Prep Time 5 mins
Cook Time 20 mins
Total Time 25 mins
Course Lunch
Cuisine Italian
Servings 4
Calories 397 kcal
How Difficult Easy


  • 10 g Fresh mint chopped
  • 200 g Ham
  • 200 g Mange tout
  • 500 g Fusilli pasta
  • 300 ml Crème fraîche ½ fat
  • Freshly ground black pepper


  • Cook fusilli pasta following the pack instructions.
  • Meanwhile, mix together the half fat crème fraîche, chopped fresh mint and the ham, torn into pieces.
  • Add the mange tout, cut in half at an angle, to the pasta during its final minute of cooking, then drain. Toss the pasta and mange tout with the crème fraîche and ham mixture.
  • Season with freshly ground black pepper and serve for a deliciously simple Italian-style lunch.


Serving: 180gCalories: 397kcalCarbohydrates: 100gProtein: 30gFat: 25gSaturated Fat: 12gFiber: 6gSugar: 7g
Keyword Italian
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