Mint pasta recipe is a unique and different type of recipe. It is easy and quick to cook at home. yet somehow sweet nature of mint that is totally unlike any other herb.

You can also use olive in mint pasta recipe. Olive also helps to improve the taste and health in this recipe. Olive is just an optional ingredient, if you don’t like olive in your pasta you can made it without olive.

Mint Pasta recipe is a great and unique combination of pasta with mint and Parmesan. It gives a unique and different fragrant in your taste. Its totally different and delicious recipe. I personally tried this recipe five times.


Mint Pasta recipe

The combination of pasta with mint is very different and unique. You may enjoy this unique dish and also easy to cook.

Course Main Dish, vegetarian
Cuisine American, Italian
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 10 minutes
Total Time 20 minutes


  • 1 pound pasta cutted
  • 1/2 stick butter (4 tbsp) cut into small pieces
  • 1/2 cup mint leaves chopped
  • 1 cup Parmesan cheese freshly grated


  1. Boil water in a large pot and salt it. When it boils, then cook pasta until it tender. Drain out pasta, reserving about 1/2(0.5) cup of cooking liquid.

  2. Now toss the pasta in a warmed bowl with 2-3 tbsp cooking liquid,mint,butter and half cheese. taste and adjust the seasoning. Then serve and pass the remaining Parmesan at table.

Recipe Notes

Cook pasta until it tender but not mushy.