How to make Spaghetti Vegetable Paella -

In this paella spaghetti replaces rice.

Sanjeev Kapoor

This recipe is from FoodFood TV channel & has featured on Sanjeev Kapoor Kitchen.

Main Ingredients : Brown spaghetti , Potatoes (आलू)

Cuisine : Italian, Spanish

Course : Noodles and Pastas

Spaghetti Vegetable Paella

Spaghetti Vegetable Paella Recipe Card


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Prep Time : 16-20 minutes

Cook time : 26-30 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Moderate

Taste : Spicy

Ingredients for Spaghetti Vegetable Paella Recipe

  • Brown spaghetti 200 grams

  • Potatoes peeled 1 large

  • Red capsicum 1/4

  • Yellow capsicum 1/4

  • Green capsicum 1/4

  • Green peas 1/4

  • Extra virgin olive oil 3 tablespoons

  • Onion 1 medium

  • Garlic chopped 1 tablespoon

  • Salt to taste

  • Vegetable stock 2 cups

  • Tomatoes 2 medium

  • Turmeric powder 1/4 teaspoon

  • Red chilli powder 1/2 teaspoon

  • Saffron (kesar) few strands

  • Lemon 1

  • Juice of ½ lemon


Step 1

Heat extra virgin olive oil in a non-stick pan. Halve onion, slice horizontally thickly and add to the pan and saute. Quarter and slice potato and add.

Step 2

Chop red, yellow and green capsicums.

Step 3

Add garlic to the pan and mix. Add capsicums, mix and saute for 1-2 minutes. Add green peas and salt and mix.

Step 4

Break spaghetti into smaller pieces and add to the pan and mix well. Add vegetable stock and mix well.

Step 5

Slice tomatoes. Add turmeric powder, red chilli powder and a few strands of saffron and mix well.

Step 6

Add tomatoes but do not mix. Cover and cook.

Step 7

Cut lemon into thin wedges and remove the seeds and centre pith.

Step 8

Add juice of ½ lemon and mix, cover and cook till the vegetables and spaghetti are done.

Step 9

Transfer into a serving dish, garnish with lemon wedges and serve hot.

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