Baked Boursin Pasta Traybake Recipe | Slimming Friendly

 Baked Boursin Pasta Traybake Recipe | Slimming Friendly

Inspired by the TikTok feta pasta trend, I thought I would try a slightly different version using one of my favourite cheese, Boursin. 

I shared a video of me making it on my Facebook page, and it absolutely blew up, with over 376000 at the time of writing this!

A few people asked me to write up a proper recipe, and while it is super easy and doesn't really need a specific recipe, I thought I would give the people what they want!

The beauty of this recipe is that you can really play around with the flavours you add, adding more veggies, removing veggies or more. 

In terms of quantities, it rally depends on the size of your tray. If you play the video below you will see it is as easy as throwing everything in together!

Add pasta water

The most important thing I have to stress with this recipe, and any other cheese and pasta based tray bake, is the pasta water. 

This stuff is like liquid gold, and can thicken up any pasta sauce, and help create the smooth creamy sauce in this dish. 

When you've cooked your pasta, drain some of the water off and save it. 

Baked Boursin Pasta Traybake Recipe | Slimming Friendly

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Baked Boursin Pasta Traybake Recipe 

Check out the original video from my Facebook here:

Extra Easy Syn Value: 7.5 syns per portion 

Healthy Extras: None

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You will need:

1 pack Boursin cheese (swap for lower fat version, or garlic and herb cream cheese to reduce syns/calories)
Half a punnet of cherry tomatoes
Handful of sliced chestnut mushrooms
Handful of spinach
Pinch salt & pepper
Drizzle of balsamic vinegar 
Low calorie cooking spray


Preheat oven to 180 

Add the boursin or cream cheese to the centre of your tray. 

Add the cherry tomatoes, mushrooms and spinach to the tray

Add pinch of salt and pepper with a drizzle of balsamic vinegar

Add to the oven for 25 mins, or until the tomatoes have cooked and are soft

Meanwhile cook your pasta as per the pack instructions, leaving some pasta water to one side

Remove from the oven, then mix everything together, breaking up the cheese. Add a couple of tablespoons of pasta water to help create a smooth sauce. 

Add in your cooked and drained pasta, mix up with the rest of the dish and serve


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